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Radar valid at 1200 am MDT, Aug 4th 2021

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Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-Grand and
Battlement Mesas-Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-Uncompahgre Plateau and
Dallas Divide-Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan
Mountains-
Including the cities of Rio Blanco, Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas,
Skyway, Aspen, Vail, Snowmass, Crested Butte, Taylor Park, Marble,
Buford, Trappers Lake, Ridgway, Glade Park, Telluride, Ouray, Lake
City, Silverton, Rico, and Hesperus
230 PM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of northwest Colorado, southwest Colorado and west
central Colorado.

* Until Midnight MDT tonight.

* A disturbance moving across the region in addition to monsoonal
moisture entrenched across much of Western Colorado and Eastern
Utah will support strong thunderstorms capable of producing heavy
rainfall this afternoon and evening. This watch includes the
Grizzly Creek, Pine Gulch, Pack Creek, Lake Christine, 416 and the
East Canyon Fire Burn Scars.

* Burn scars will be especially susceptible to heavy rainfall
leading to quick runoff responses with debris and mud flows likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Colorado, southwest
Colorado and west central Colorado.

* From Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* A disturbance moving across the region in addition to monsoonal
moisture entrenched across much of Western Colorado will support
strong thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall Tuesday
afternoon and evening. This watch includes the Grizzly Creek, Pine
Gulch, Lake Christine, 416 and the East Canyon Fire Burn Scars.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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