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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
215 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...AN ACTIVE MONSOON PATTERN WILL PRODUCE SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA TODAY INTO
THIS EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL CAN BE EXPECTED TO ACCOMPANY
ANY OF THESE STORMS AND COULD RESULT IN AREAS OF FLASH FLOODING.

.SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA TODAY INTO TONIGHT.

NVZ030-031-033>041-300600-
/O.CON.KLKN.FF.A.0005.140729T1200Z-140730T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...JACKPOT...
WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS....ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...AUSTIN...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...
ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...
PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
CURRANT SUMMIT
215 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST NEVADA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
   INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...
  WHITE PINE COUNTY. IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHERN LANDER
  COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY AND SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY
  AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY. IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHERN
  ELKO COUNTY...RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE...SOUTH
  CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY...SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY AND
  SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY. IN NORTHWEST NEVADA...HUMBOLDT
  COUNTY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY AND
  NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY.

* FROM 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

* 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. AREAS
  MOST PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS
  IN AND NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN AS WELL AS NORMALLY DRY WASHES.
  ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS OR WATER FLOWS OVER ROADWAYS ARE
  POSSIBLE. BE ALERT FOR PONDING ON ROADWAYS AND OTHER LOW LYING
  AREAS. AREAS NEAR RECENT BURN SCARS WILL ALSO BE MORE
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO INCREASED RUNOFF AND FLASH FLOODING OR DEBRIS
  FLOWS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

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