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Colorado, Eastern Kiowa County

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:35 PM MDT on June 30, 2016

Expires 5:00 AM EDT on July 01, 2016

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Colorado...
including the following areas... Crowley County... eastern Kiowa
County... Lamar vicinity/Prowers County... Las Animas
vicinity/Bent County and western Kiowa County.

* Through late tonight

* thunderstorms developing over north central Colorado this
afternoon will slide slowly southeast across the eastern plains
this evening and overnight... bringing the threat of heavy rain
to the area. Localized rainfall amounts of over 2 inches will be
possible in the watch area... as storms will be fairly slow
moving. Locations that received heavy rainfall yesterday may be
especially prone to flash flooding this evening and overnight.

* Flash flooding may cause rapid rises in rivers and streams...
and flooding in normally dry creeks and low lying areas. Heavy
rain may overwhelm drainage systems causing overtopping of roads
at creek crossings and flooding of city streets.

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.

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Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning , Dust Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Special Statement
California - Flash Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Montana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Nebraska - Flash Flood Warning
Nevada - Flash Flood Warning , Record Report
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Washington - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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