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Radar valid at 1000 pm MDT, Jun 18th 2022

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COZ008-010-013-190400-
/O.NEW.KGJT.FF.A.0001.220618T1900Z-220619T0400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Central Colorado River Basin-Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain
Valleys-Flat Tops-
902 AM MDT Sat Jun 18 2022

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE GRIZZLY CREEK FIRE BURN AREA IN EFFECT
FROM 1 PM MDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding and debris flows caused by excessive
rainfall are possible over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest Colorado and west central Colorado,
including the following areas, in northwest Colorado, Flat Tops.
In west central Colorado, Central Colorado River Basin and Gore
and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys. This watch is specific
to the Grizzly Creek Burn Scar in Glenwood Canyon.

* WHEN...From 1 PM MDT this afternoon through 10 PM MDT this evening.

* IMPACTS...Heavy rainfall is possible over the Grizzly Creek Fire
Burn Area during the period of the watch. Residents near the
Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area should prepare for potential flooding
impacts. Be sure to stay up to date with information from local
authorities. Heavy rainfall could trigger flash flooding of
low-lying areas, urbanized street flooding, and debris flows in
and near recent wildfire burn scars.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- National Weather Service Meteorologists are monitoring the
potential for heavy rainfall over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn
Area, which may lead to flash flooding and debris flows.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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