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Radar valid at 1200 am MDT, Jul 16th 2021

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UTZ122>131-151700-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FF.A.0003.210715T1800Z-210716T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Southwest Utah-Lower Washington County-Zion National Park-Southern
Mountains-Upper Sevier River Valleys-Bryce Canyon Country-South
Central Utah-Capitol Reef National Park and Vicinity-Western
Canyonlands-Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell-
Including the cities of Bullfrog, Milford, Circleville, Kanab,
Alton, St George, Torrey, Hurricane, Koosharem, Bryce Canyon City,
Cedar City, Panguitch, Loa, Escalante, Springdale, Brian Head,
Beaver, Ivins, Big Water, and Hanksville
253 AM MDT Thu Jul 15 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH LATE THIS
EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of Utah, including the following
areas, Bryce Canyon Country, Capitol Reef National Park and
Vicinity, Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell, South Central
Utah, Southern Mountains, Upper Sevier River Valleys, Western
Canyonlands, Lower Washington County, Southwest Utah and Zion
National Park.

* From Noon MDT today through this evening.

* Showers and thunderstorms will develop across the watch area this
afternoon and evening. Heavy rainfall will be possible with any
showers or thunderstorms.

* Flash flooding is possible, especially in slot canyons, normally
dry washes, areas in or near slickrock, and in vicinity of recent
burn scars. Those venturing in the backcountry could encounter
flooded, washed out or impassible roadways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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