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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 4:27 PM MDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* flood advisory for...
west central Teller County in central Colorado...

* until 730 PM MDT

* at 426 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of west central Teller
County.

This includes the following streams and drainages... Dry Creek...
Beaver Creek... Grape Creek... Oil Creek... Barnard creek... Twin
Creek... rule creek... Willow Creek... Hay Creek and Fourmile creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3877 10528 3892 10530 3895 10516 3878 10513


Kam


Special Statement

Statement as of 4:46 PM MDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 7:30 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Fremont... southern
Teller and western El Paso counties until 530 PM MDT...

At 445 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles southwest of Cripple Creek, or 28 miles west of Colorado
Springs, moving southeast at 5 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Cripple Creek and Victor.

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 3870 10495 3842 10544 3870 10550 3870 10533
      3883 10533 3892 10519
time... Mot... loc 2245z 317deg 6kt 3869 10532


Kam

446 PM MDT sun Aug 20 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Fremont... southern
Teller and western El Paso counties until 530 PM MDT...

At 445 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 8
miles southwest of Cripple Creek, or 28 miles west of Colorado
Springs, moving southeast at 5 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Cripple Creek and Victor.

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 3870 10495 3842 10544 3870 10550 3870 10533
      3883 10533 3892 10519
time... Mot... loc 2245z 317deg 6kt 3869 10532


Kam


Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 4:27 PM MDT on August 20, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on August 20, 2017


The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* flood advisory for...
west central Teller County in central Colorado...

* until 730 PM MDT

* at 426 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of west central Teller
County.

This includes the following streams and drainages... Dry Creek...
Beaver Creek... Grape Creek... Oil Creek... Barnard creek... Twin
Creek... rule creek... Willow Creek... Hay Creek and Fourmile creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3877 10528 3892 10530 3895 10516 3878 10513


Kam


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