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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:03 AM PDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Arizona and California,
including the following areas, in Arizona, Aguila Valley,
central La Paz, Gila Bend, Gila River valley, Kofa, Parker
Valley, Sonoran Desert natl Monument, southeast Yuma County,
Tonopah Desert, west Pinal County, and Yuma. In California,
Chiriaco Summit, Chuckwalla Mountains, Chuckwalla Valley,
Joshua Tree np east, Joshua Tree np west, and Palo Verde
Valley.

* Until 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ this evening

* scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop across western
Arizona and parts of southeast California. The strongest storms
will be capable of producing heavy rain, which may result
in flash flooding along washes, roads and low-water crossings.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that flooding of washes, creeks and
other drainage areas is possible within the watch area. If you
are in the watch area, you should watch the weather and be
prepared to take immediate action should heavy rain and flooding
occur or a Flash Flood Warning be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:03 AM PDT Aug. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Phoenix has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Arizona and California,
including the following areas, in Arizona, Aguila Valley,
central La Paz, Gila Bend, Gila River valley, Kofa, Parker
Valley, Sonoran Desert natl Monument, southeast Yuma County,
Tonopah Desert, west Pinal County, and Yuma. In California,
Chiriaco Summit, Chuckwalla Mountains, Chuckwalla Valley,
Joshua Tree np east, Joshua Tree np west, and Palo Verde
Valley.

* Until 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ this evening

* scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop across western
Arizona and parts of southeast California. The strongest storms
will be capable of producing heavy rain, which may result
in flash flooding along washes, roads and low-water crossings.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that flooding of washes, creeks and
other drainage areas is possible within the watch area. If you
are in the watch area, you should watch the weather and be
prepared to take immediate action should heavy rain and flooding
occur or a Flash Flood Warning be issued.




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