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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 11:22 AM PDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northwestern Clark County in southern Nevada...

* until 415 PM PDT

* at 1120 am PDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area.
Rainfall estimates over the last hour exceed once inch. Flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Rainbow Canyon, Spring Mountains, Mt. Charleston, Centennial hills,
mahogany Grove campground, Mary Jane Falls campground, Kyle Canyon
campground, Dolomite campground, Fletcher view campground,
McWilliams campground, Willow Creek Campground and Hilltop
Campground. Flooding will be possible along US 95 within a few
hours.

Excessive rainfall over the CArpenter one burn scar could result in
debris flow moving through the Rainbow Canyon. The debris flow can
consist of rock, mud, vegetation and other loose materials.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Arroyos, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall. Campers and hikers
should avoid streams or creeks.


Lat... Lon 3644 11590 3650 11589 3657 11554 3633 11525
      3627 11542 3615 11590


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:44 AM MDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Arizona, southeast
California, and Nevada, including the following areas, in
northwest Arizona, Lake havasu and Fort Mohave, Lake Mead
National Recreation Area, northwest deserts, and northwest
plateau. In southeast California, Cadiz basin, eastern Mojave
Desert, morongo basin, San Bernardino County-upper Colorado
River valley, and western Mojave Desert. 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.

* Through late tonight

* any thunderstorm that develops today and tonight will be capable
of producing intense rainfall which could lead to flash flooding
in the watch area. Flooding of normally dry washes, low water
crossings, and poorly drained intersections are likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area... you should closely monitor weather
forecasts and be prepared to take immediate action should heavy
rain and flooding occur or a Flash Flood Warning is issued.

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
stations for updates on this flash flood threat or by visiting US
online at

Weather.Gov/lasvegas




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:44 AM MDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Arizona, southeast
California, and Nevada, including the following areas, in
northwest Arizona, Lake havasu and Fort Mohave, Lake Mead
National Recreation Area, northwest deserts, and northwest
plateau. In southeast California, Cadiz basin, eastern Mojave
Desert, morongo basin, San Bernardino County-upper Colorado
River valley, and western Mojave Desert. 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.

* Through late tonight

* any thunderstorm that develops today and tonight will be capable
of producing intense rainfall which could lead to flash flooding
in the watch area. Flooding of normally dry washes, low water
crossings, and poorly drained intersections are likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are in the watch area... you should closely monitor weather
forecasts and be prepared to take immediate action should heavy
rain and flooding occur or a Flash Flood Warning is issued.

Listen to NOAA Weather Radio... commercial radio or television
stations for updates on this flash flood threat or by visiting US
online at

Weather.Gov/lasvegas




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