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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1214 AM MST SAT JUL 2 2016

AZC013-020815-
/O.CON.KPSR.FA.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-160702T0815Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARICOPA AZ-
1214 AM MST SAT JUL 2 2016

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 115 AM MST
FOR WEST CENTRAL MARICOPA COUNTY...

AT 1209 AM MST...RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN THIS EVENING HAS CAUSED
WASHES TO RUN AND FLOOD OUT SOME UNBRIDGED CROSSINGS RESULTING IN
ROAD CLOSURES. SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BUT ARE NOT LIMITED
TO...HIGHWAY 238...

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
AVONDALE...GOODYEAR...BUCKEYE...GILA BEND...ESTRELLA...
COTTON CENTER...BOSQUE...SONORAN NATIONAL MONUMENT...
PAINTED ROCK DAM...RAINBOW VALLEY AND MOBILE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

&&

LAT...LON 3295 11224 3294 11312 3332 11313 3329 11228

$$

CK




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