Yavapai County Valleys and Basins Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:32 PM MDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Flagstaff has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Yavapai County in west central Arizona...

* until 1230 am MST

* at 930 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain over the Goodwin fire scar. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mayer and Spring Valley.

This includes the following streams and drainages... Grapevine
creek... Hackberry creek and big bug creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Heavy rainfall over the Goodwin fire scar will likely trigger flash
floods in and downstream of the fire area. Heavy rains may cause
dangerous flooding across roadways in Mayer near big bug creek. Turn
around, don't drown!


Lat... Lon 3446 11228 3435 11212 3432 11221 3445 11236


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Special Statement
Issued: 10:52 PM MDT Jul. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for Yavapai County until 1130 PM
MST...

At 1051 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong
thunderstorms over southwest Yavapai County, moving southwest at 25
mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storm.

Locations impacted include...
Congress, Yava and Glen Ilah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3440 11333 3469 11293 3398 11267 3400 11274
      3400 11333
time... Mot... loc 0551z 065deg 23kt 3417 11315


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1052 PM MST Tue Jul 17 2018

... Significant weather advisory for Yavapai County until 1130 PM
MST...

At 1051 PM MST, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong
thunderstorms over southwest Yavapai County, moving southwest at 25
mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storm.

Locations impacted include...
Congress, Yava and Glen Ilah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3440 11333 3469 11293 3398 11267 3400 11274
      3400 11333
time... Mot... loc 0551z 065deg 23kt 3417 11315


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