545  
WGUS55 KPUB 062212  
FFWPUB  
COC027-043-070115-  
/O.NEW.KPUB.FF.W.0049.180906T2212Z-180907T0115Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
412 PM MDT THU SEP 6 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY IN CENTRAL COLORADO...  
NORTHWESTERN CUSTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN COLORADO...  
 
* UNTIL 715 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 411 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO  
BEGIN FOR THE HAYDEN PASS BURN SCAR AREA. THE DRAINAGES AFFECTED  
WILL BE COTTONWOOD CREEK, BUTTER CREEK, AND LITTLE COTTONWOOD  
CREEK.  
 
* FLASH FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHWESTERN  
FREMONT AND NORTHWESTERN CUSTER COUNTIES.  
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW  
MOVING THROUGH THE COTTONWOOD CREEK, BUTTER CREEK, AND LITTLE  
COTTONWOOD CREEK. THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK, MUD,  
VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE-THREATENING FLOODING OF  
CREEKS, ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS  
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES, MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP  
TERRAIN, ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3835 10567 3824 10568 3825 10579 3827 10581  
3827 10582 3829 10584 3829 10585 3830 10586  
3836 10579  
 

 
 
KTS  
 
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