Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 12:11 PM MDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 1230 PM MDT
for northwestern Mesa... western Garfield and eastern grand
counties...

At 1211 PM MDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 33 miles northwest of Grand Junction to 19 miles west
of Fruita, moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

These severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly rural areas of
northwestern Mesa... western Garfield and eastern grand counties.

This includes Colorado 139 between mile markers 10 and 12.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3945 10884 3934 10881 3928 10883 3924 10886
      3921 10912 3927 10910 3932 10911 3937 10915
time... Mot... loc 1811z 260deg 32kt 3936 10907 3930 10906 3925 10908
3919 10912

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 60mph


Charnick



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:45 AM MDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch for the several recent burn scars across
western Colorado through Wednesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Flash Flood Watch for several burn scars across western
Colorado. The burn scars include: the 416, burro, west guard,
Bull Draw, Lake Christine, Cache creek, Red Canyon, Cabin Lake,
Indian Valley, and Divide fires.

* Through Wednesday morning

* thunderstorms with rainfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour
are possible over several burn scars across western Colorado.
These rainfall rates may lead to flash flooding, mud slides, and
debris flows.

* Residents near any burn scars should prepare for potential
flooding impacts over the next 24 hours. Be sure to stay up to
date with the latest information from local authorities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:45 AM MDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch for the several recent burn scars across
western Colorado through Wednesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Flash Flood Watch for several burn scars across western
Colorado. The burn scars include: the 416, burro, west guard,
Bull Draw, Lake Christine, Cache creek, Red Canyon, Cabin Lake,
Indian Valley, and Divide fires.

* Through Wednesday morning

* thunderstorms with rainfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour
are possible over several burn scars across western Colorado.
These rainfall rates may lead to flash flooding, mud slides, and
debris flows.

* Residents near any burn scars should prepare for potential
flooding impacts over the next 24 hours. Be sure to stay up to
date with the latest information from local authorities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.