409  
WGUS55 KFGZ 032254  
FFWFGZ  
AZC007-040145-  
/O.NEW.KFGZ.FF.W.0141.180903T2254Z-180904T0145Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ  
354 PM MST MON SEP 3 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
GILA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ARIZONA...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM MST  
 
* AT 349 PM MST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA OVER MAINLY RURAL GILA COUNTY  
WEST OF PAYSON AND RYE. A LARGE AREA OF 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS  
ALREADY FALLEN, WITH ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED THROUGH 430 PM  
MST. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
TONTO NATURAL BRIDGE STATE PARK. OTHERWISE AFFECTING RURAL GILA  
COUNTY.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...RYE CREEK, EAST  
VERDE RIVER TO THE CONFLUENCE WITH THE VERDE RIVER, ROCK CREEK, PINE  
CREEK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3418 11149 3424 11159 3428 11168 3429 11166  
3426 11159 3437 11154 3433 11139 3411 11137  
3411 11146  
 

 
JJ  
 
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