WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-white01, ww color white

Minnesota Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Colorado, Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Ft

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:31 PM MDT on July 28, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 30, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Tuesday afternoon
through Tuesday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Colorado... east central Colorado... south
central Colorado and southeast Colorado... including the
following areas... in central Colorado... eastern Sawatch
Range... Mosquito Range and upper Arkansas River valley. In east
central Colorado... El Paso County and Teller County and the
Rampart Range. In south central Colorado... eastern San Juan
Mountains... Fremont County... La Garita Mountains and upper Rio
Grande Valley. In southeast Colorado... Baca County... Bent
County... Crowley County... eastern Kiowa County... Otero
County... Prowers County... Pueblo County and western Kiowa

* From Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening

* monsoon moisture will remain over southeast Colorado Tuesday.
At the surface... easterly upslope flow will enhance thunderstorm
development over the mountains. Additional thunderstorms will
develop over the plains through the late afternoon and evening
hours. Thunderstorms will be slow moving with rainfall rates of
up to two inches per hour.

* Flooding of urban areas... creeks... arroyos and normally dry
washes will be possible this afternoon and evening. Heavy
rainfall on burn scars may result in dangerous mud and ash

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.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Heat Advisory
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Record Report
Louisiana - Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Record Report
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Record Report
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement