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WGUS55 KGJT 012052  
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COC085-020000-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO  
252 PM MDT MON JUL 1 2024  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WESTERN MONTROSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...  
 
* UNTIL 600 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 252 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 0.3 AND 0.8 INCHES OF  
RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.2 TO 0.5 INCHES  
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF WESTERN MONTROSE COUNTY  
 
THIS INCLUDES COLORADO 141 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 82 AND 83.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
DOLORES RIVER AND SAN MIGUEL RIVER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE AWARE OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS AND DO NOT DRIVE ON FLOODED ROADS.  
 
REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN.  
ARROYOS, STREAMS, AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A  
MATTER OF MINUTES, EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3840 10881 3838 10881 3839 10880 3838 10879  
3837 10881 3838 10882 3840 10883 3842 10883  
3842 10882  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
ERW  
 
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