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Colorado, Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft

Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:39 AM MDT on July 30, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 30, 2014


... The Arroyo and Small Stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until
345 am MDT for southeastern Las Animas... southeastern Prowers and
Baca counties...

At 134 am MDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms moving into western Kansas and northeastern New
Mexico... with generally light rain falling across the advisory area.

Doppler radar is estimating between 3/4 of an inch and 1 1/2 inches
of rain across area over the past hour... with the highest amounts
across southern Baca County. This will cause Arroyo and Small Stream
flooding and ponding of water on area roadways in the advisory area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Walsh... Campo... Two Buttes and Stonington.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... highways and underpasses. Additionally...
country roads and farmlands along the banks of creeks... streams and
other low lying areas are subject to flooding.


Lat... Lon 3700 10309 3726 10308 3727 10242 3764 10243
      3765 10205 3699 10204


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1151 PM MDT Tue Jul 29 2014

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Colorado... south
central Colorado and southeast Colorado... including the
following areas... in east central Colorado... El Paso County and
Teller County and the Rampart Range. In south central
Colorado... Fremont County... northern Sangre de Cristo
Mountains... southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains... Wet Mountain
Valley and Wet Mountains. In southeast Colorado... Baca
County... Bent County... Crowley County... eastern Kiowa
County... eastern Las Animas County... Huerfano County... Otero
County... Prowers County... Pueblo County... western Kiowa County
and western Las Animas County.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* a very moist atmosphere will remain in place across southeast
Colorado. At the surface... low level easterly winds will enhance
development of showers and thunderstorms along the southeast
mountains Wednesday. Showers and thunderstorms will be efficient
rainfall producers... with rainfall rates of up two inches per
hour. Areas that received heavy rainfall over the past several
days will be susceptible to flash flooding.

* Flooding of urban areas... creeks... arroyos and normally dry
washes will be possible this afternoon through Wednesday. Heavy
rainfall on burn scars may result in dangerous mud and ash
flows. High flows may occur on area streams and rivers due to
increased runoff.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.






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