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Radar valid at 1045 pm MDT, Aug 2nd 2021

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COC045-077-030445-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
843 PM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
The Pine Gulch Fire Burn Area including the Kimball, North Dry
Fork and Roan Creek Drainages in...
Southwestern Garfield County in west central Colorado...
North Central Mesa County in west central Colorado...

* Until 1045 PM MDT.

* At 843 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain over the Pine Gulch Fire Burn Area including the
Kimball, North Dry Fork and Roan Creek Drainages. Between 0.3 and
0.6 inches of rain have fallen. The expected rainfall rate is 0.7
to 1.3 inches in 1 hour. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to
begin shortly.

Excessive rainfall over the burn scar will result in debris flow
moving through the Kimball, North Dry Fork and Roan Creek Drainages.
The debris flow can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and other loose
materials.

HAZARD...Thunderstorms producing flash flooding in and around
the Pine Gulch Fire Burn Area including the Kimball,
North Dry Fork and Roan Creek Drainages.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of areas in and around
the Pine Gulch Fire Burn Area including the Kimball,
North Dry Fork and Roan Creek Drainages.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Northern and Eastern portions of the Pine Gulch Burn Scar

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rainfall will cause flash flooding of creeks...streams...and
ditches in the Pine Gulch Fire Burn Area including the Kimball,
North Dry Fork and Roan Creek Drainages. Severe debris flows can
also be anticipated across roads. Roads and driveways may be washed
away in places. If you encounter flood waters...climb to safety.

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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LAT...LON 3936 10866 3937 10866 3939 10865 3940 10870
3944 10876 3943 10878 3946 10879 3951 10875
3953 10861 3951 10838 3949 10832 3942 10827
3939 10837 3937 10840 3937 10841 3936 10842
3932 10851 3929 10853 3929 10858

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
EXPECTED RAINFALL...0.7-1.3 INCHES IN 1 HOUR

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