THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
EAST CENTRAL LARIMER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO…
* UNTIL 1130 PM MDT.
* AT 829 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF
0.5 TO 1 INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS
ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.
HAZARD…LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING. THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.
SOURCE…RADAR.
IMPACT…LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING OF CREEKS AND STREAMS,
ROADS, AND LOW LYING AREAS.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE…
STOVE PRAIRIE, BUCKHORN MOUNTAIN, GLEN HAVEN AND MASONVILLE.
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS…
BOX PRAIRIE, UPPER BUCKHORN ALONG COUNTY ROAD 44H, MOONDANCE WAY,
STRINGTOWN GULCH, BIG BEAR, LOWER BUCKHORN ON COUNTY ROAD 27 ABOVE
MASONVILLE, CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN, THE RETREAT AND STORM MOUNTAIN.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.
THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION! HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE
EXTENSIVE AND SEVERE FLOODING OF CREEKS, STREAMS, ROADS AND CULVERTS
IN THE AFFECTED PART OF THE CAMERON PEAK BURN AREA. ROCK SLIDES OR
DEBRIS FLOWS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED ACROSS ROADS IN THE WARNING AREA