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Radar valid at 400 pm MDT, Oct 8th 2021

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UTC025-053-082200-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
1137 AM MDT Fri Oct 8 2021

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
West Central Kane County in southern Utah...
East Central Washington County in southwestern Utah...

* Until 400 PM MDT.

* At 1137 AM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across Zion National Park, specifically the Zion Canyon
area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms
producing flash flooding.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of slot canyons and
creeks in and around Zion Canyon.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Zion National Park and Springdale.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks.

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LAT...LON 3714 11298 3718 11301 3743 11303 3742 11283
3732 11279 3713 11280

FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE

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