659  
WGUS55 KPUB 060149  
FFWPUB  
COC041-119-060445-  
/O.NEW.KPUB.FF.W.0059.200806T0149Z-200806T0445Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
749 PM MDT WED AUG 5 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL TELLER COUNTY IN CENTRAL COLORADO...  
WEST CENTRAL EL PASO COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...  
 
* UNTIL 1045 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 746 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN JUST WEST OF MANITOU SPRINGS. THE RAIN IS MOVING EAST  
AT 10 MPH. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH  
FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING. HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING  
FLASH FLOODING.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS,  
URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WESTERN COLORADO SPRINGS, MANITOU SPRINGS, CHIPITA PARK AND  
CASCADE.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
FOUNTAIN CREEK, RUXTON CREEK, AND FRENCH CREEK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3889 10485 3885 10485 3880 10479 3882 10506  
3892 10503 3892 10498 3889 10494  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
KT  
 
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