977  
WGUS85 KGJT 162132  
FLSGJT  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO  
332 PM MDT TUE JUL 16 2024  
 
COC077-162330-  
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
MESA CO-  
332 PM MDT TUE JUL 16 2024  
   
..FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM MDT THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
* WHAT...FLOODING CAUSED BY EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL COLORADO, INCLUDING THE  
FOLLOWING COUNTY, MESA.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL 530 PM MDT.  
 
* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING IN LOW-LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 332 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. MINOR FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY IN THE ADVISORY AREA. BETWEEN 0.5 AND 1 INCH OF RAIN  
HAS FALLEN.  
- THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...  
HARRISON CREEK, BUZZARD CREEK, MIDDLETON CREEK, EAST  
HAWXHURST CREEK, BRUSH CREEK, PLATEAU CREEK AND GROUNDHOG  
CREEK.  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 0.2 TO 0.5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED  
OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD WILL RESULT IN  
MINOR FLOODING.  
- SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHEASTERN MESA COUNTY  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
LOW WATER CROSSINGS IN MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN CAN BECOME DANGEROUS IN  
HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE  
ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3930 10767 3927 10769 3926 10775 3926 10783  
3927 10786 3926 10792 3927 10792 3931 10784  
3933 10780 3934 10773 3933 10768  
 

 
 
ERW  
 
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