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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:06 AM PDT on July 07, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from noon PDT /noon MST/
today through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwest Arizona... southeast California and
Nevada... including the following areas... in northwest
Arizona... Lake Mead National Recreation Area and northwest
plateau. In southeast California... Death Valley National
Park... eastern Sierra slopes... Owens Valley and White
Mountains of Inyo County. In Nevada... Esmeralda and central
Nye County... Lake Mead National Recreation Area... Las Vegas
Valley... Lincoln County... northeast Clark County... Sheep
Range... southern Clark County... Spring Mountains-Red Rock
Canyon and western Clark and southern Nye County.

* From noon PDT /noon MST/ today through this evening

* showers and thunderstorms will develop across portions of the
Mojave Desert and southern Great Basin this afternoon and
evening. Any stronger or slower moving thunderstorms could
unleash heavy rain which would result in the potential for
flash flooding.

* Rapidly flowing water could Cross Roads. Rocks... mud and
other debris may wash onto roads. Portions of pavement may be
eroded. Roads could be impassible or closed due to flash
flooding. Water will also result in rapid flows in washes and
will pond in other low lying spots especially those that have
poor drainage.

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.



Stachelski



Local Storm Report



07/06/2015 0633 PM

3 miles NNW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Hail m0.75 inch, reported by NWS employee.





07/06/2015 0713 PM

5 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Community College and
            West Charleston. Several inches of flowing water across
            Charleston with manhole covers missing in some locations
            between Rainbow and Valley View.




07/06/2015 0714 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Decatur and doe.




07/06/2015 0717 PM

2 miles NW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Rocks and debris washed onto Alexander at hualapai and at
            Alexander at cliff shadows Parkway. Storm total rainfall
            of 1.13 inch.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

3 miles SW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Las Vegas fire and Rescue responded to a Swiftwater
            Rescue at Rancho and Teddy.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Mohawk and Charleston.




07/06/2015 0743 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Flamingo and koval.
            Koval Road was reported closed from sands to Flamingo.




07/06/2015 0745 PM

Henderson, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by public.


            Lightning struck a Palm tree and set it on fire.




07/06/2015 0800 PM

Las Vegas, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by newspaper.


            1700 NV energy customers lost power due to the
            thunderstorm in Las Vegas.




07/06/2015 0809 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at koval and Albert.





07/06/2015 0633 PM

3 miles NNW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Hail m0.75 inch, reported by NWS employee.





07/06/2015 0713 PM

5 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Community College and
            West Charleston. Several inches of flowing water across
            Charleston with manhole covers missing in some locations
            between Rainbow and Valley View.




07/06/2015 0714 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Decatur and doe.




07/06/2015 0717 PM

2 miles NW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Rocks and debris washed onto Alexander at hualapai and at
            Alexander at cliff shadows Parkway. Storm total rainfall
            of 1.13 inch.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

3 miles SW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Las Vegas fire and Rescue responded to a Swiftwater
            Rescue at Rancho and Teddy.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Mohawk and Charleston.




07/06/2015 0743 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Flamingo and koval.
            Koval Road was reported closed from sands to Flamingo.




07/06/2015 0745 PM

Henderson, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by public.


            Lightning struck a Palm tree and set it on fire.




07/06/2015 0800 PM

Las Vegas, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by newspaper.


            1700 NV energy customers lost power due to the
            thunderstorm in Las Vegas.




07/06/2015 0809 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at koval and Albert.





07/06/2015 0633 PM

3 miles NNW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Hail m0.75 inch, reported by NWS employee.





07/06/2015 0713 PM

5 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Community College and
            West Charleston. Several inches of flowing water across
            Charleston with manhole covers missing in some locations
            between Rainbow and Valley View.




07/06/2015 0714 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Decatur and doe.




07/06/2015 0717 PM

2 miles NW of Summerlin, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by NWS employee.


            Rocks and debris washed onto Alexander at hualapai and at
            Alexander at cliff shadows Parkway. Storm total rainfall
            of 1.13 inch.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

3 miles SW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Las Vegas fire and Rescue responded to a Swiftwater
            Rescue at Rancho and Teddy.




07/06/2015 0720 PM

4 miles WSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Mohawk and Charleston.




07/06/2015 0743 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at Flamingo and koval.
            Koval Road was reported closed from sands to Flamingo.




07/06/2015 0745 PM

Henderson, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by public.


            Lightning struck a Palm tree and set it on fire.




07/06/2015 0800 PM

Las Vegas, Clark County.

Lightning, reported by newspaper.


            1700 NV energy customers lost power due to the
            thunderstorm in Las Vegas.




07/06/2015 0809 PM

4 miles SSW of Las Vegas, Clark County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Report of a Swiftwater Rescue at koval and Albert.



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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Dense Smoke Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Watch
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Montana - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert, Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report