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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 5:53 PM MDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 730 PM MST for
northern Mohave County...

At 550 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy
rain north of Colorado City have dissipated however, expected
elevated water levels in area washes through 730 PM.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Colorado City.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3683 11287 3700 11314 3700 11278


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542 PM MST Thu Jul 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southeastern Mohave County in northwestern Arizona...

* until 845 PM MST.

* At 539 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain north of Interstate 40 along the Mohave and Coconino
County line. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. In
addition to the rain, nickel size hail and stong wind gusts to 50
mph are likely.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Diamond M ranch.

This includes Interstate 40 in Arizona between mile markers 78 and
93.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3513 11360 3545 11360 3547 11333 3513 11333


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:21 PM MDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* flood advisory for...
eastern Mohave County in northwestern Arizona...

* until 815 PM MST.

* At 517 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms north of Peach Springs along Diamond Creek Road.
This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Diamond Creek campground.

Lat... Lon 3584 11333 3583 11332 3582 11333 3561 11334
      3561 11363 3586 11361 3586 11331


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Excessive Heat Watch
Issued: 2:49 PM MDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat watch remains in effect from Tuesday morning
through Wednesday evening...

* timing... Tuesday morning through Wednesday evening. Right now,
Thursday is beyond the seven day forecast, but it looks like
excessive heat conditions will extend into Thursday.

* Temperature... Las Vegas Valley 111 to 116. Northeast Clark
County, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and lower Colorado
River valley 116 to 122. Pahrump Valley, Barstow, morongo
basin 108 to 113. Kingman and Colorado City 102 to 107. Death
Valley National Park 122 to 127. Mount Charleston 85 to 90.

* Impacts... heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and
heat stroke will be possible. People most vulnerable include
those who are spending lots of time outdoors... those who do
not have air conditioning... Young children... the elderly... and
those with chronic ailments.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The hot temperatures will create a
dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of
the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.




Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:21 PM MDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* flood advisory for...
eastern Mohave County in northwestern Arizona...

* until 815 PM MST.

* At 517 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms north of Peach Springs along Diamond Creek Road.
This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Diamond Creek campground.

Lat... Lon 3584 11333 3583 11332 3582 11333 3561 11334
      3561 11363 3586 11361 3586 11331


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