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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
247 PM MDT THU JUN 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR SOUTHEASTERN UTAH FRIDAY...

.MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE OVER SOUTHEASTERN
UTAH OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS. COINCIDENT WITH THIS DEEP MOISTURE A
DISTURBANCE MOVING INTO SOUTHEASTERN UTAH WILL PROVIDE ADDITIONAL
SUPPORT FOR SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON
FRIDAY...WITH THE STRONGER CELLS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA.

UTZ013-020-021-011300-
/O.NEW.KSLC.FF.A.0001.160701T1800Z-160702T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...KANAB...
ESCALANTE...BULLFROG
247 PM MDT THU JUN 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL UTAH AND SOUTHERN
  UTAH...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL UTAH...SAN
  RAFAEL SWELL. IN SOUTHERN UTAH...GLEN CANYON RECREATION
  AREA/LAKE POWELL AND SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH.

* FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON...AIDED BY INCREASED DEEP LAYER MOISTURE AND
  PASSAGE OF A WEAK DISTURBANCE ALOFT. THUNDERSTORMS ON FRIDAY
  WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. THE
  POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY EVENING
  BEFORE DISSIPATING.

* NORMALLY DRY WASHES...SMALL STREAMS...SLOT CANYONS...AND AREA
  STREAMS IN STEEP TERRAIN WILL BE MOST PRONE TO FLOODING.
  ADDITIONALLY TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ON BACKCOUNTRY
  ROADWAYS DUE TO THE HEIGHTENED POTENTIAL OF MUDDY CONDITIONS.

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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FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)




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