232  
WGUS55 KPIH 232329  
FFWPIH  
IDC031-240230-  
/O.NEW.KPIH.FF.W.0001.220623T2329Z-220624T0230Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID  
529 PM MDT THU JUN 23 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN POCATELLO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
THE BADGER FIRE BURN AREA IN...  
SOUTHWESTERN CASSIA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN IDAHO...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 529 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN OVER EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE BADGER FIRE BURN AREA.  
BETWEEN 0.5 AND 1 INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS  
ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW  
MOVING THROUGH THE ROCK CREEK...DRY CREEK...BIG COTTONWOOD CREEK...  
AND TRAPPER CREEK. THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK, MUD,  
VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS IN AND AROUND  
THE BADGER FIRE BURN AREA.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF AREAS IN AND AROUND THE BADGER FIRE BURN  
AREA.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
OAKLEY RESERVOIR AND BOSTETTER RANGER STATION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION. HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE  
EXTENSIVE AND SEVERE FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS IN THE  
BADGER FIRE BURN AREA. SOME DRAINAGE BASINS IMPACTED INCLUDE ROCK  
CREEK...DRY CREEK...BIG COTTONWOOD CREEK...AND TRAPPER CREEK. SEVERE  
DEBRIS FLOWS CAN ALSO BE ANTICIPATED ACROSS ROADS. ROADS AND  
DRIVEWAYS MAY BE WASHED AWAY IN PLACES. IF YOU ENCOUNTER FLOOD  
WATERS...CLIMB TO SAFETY.  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4207 11420 4219 11422 4229 11416 4226 11408  
4228 11405 4227 11402 4222 11405 4218 11400  
4220 11395 4219 11392 4217 11394 4215 11398  
4213 11400 4212 11403 4210 11405 4206 11408  
4204 11412  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
KSMITH  
 
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