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Utah, San Rafael Swell

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:47 PM MDT on June 30, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 01, 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.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Air Quality Alert
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
California - Flash Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Warning , Record Report
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Washington - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Public Information Statement

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