Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet

Statement as of 1:40 PM MDT on July 28, 2014

Flash Flood Watch


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Tuesday afternoon
through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Colorado... east central Colorado... north
central Colorado and northeast Colorado... including the
following areas... in central Colorado... Jefferson and west
Douglas counties above 6000 feet/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Northeast
Park counties below 9000 feet and south and southeast
grand/west central and southwest Boulder/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Summit/north and West Park counties above 9000 feet. In
east central Colorado... north and northeast Elbert County
below 6000 feet/North Lincoln County and southeast Elbert
County below 6000 feet/South Lincoln County. In north central
Colorado... Larimer County below 6000 feet/northwest Weld
County... Larimer and Boulder counties between 6000 and 9000
feet and south and East Jackson/Larimer/north and northeast
grand/northwest Boulder counties above 9000 feet. In northeast
Colorado... Boulder and Jefferson counties below 6000 feet/west
Broomfield County... central and East Adams and Arapahoe
counties... central and south Weld County... Elbert/central and
East Douglas counties above 6000 feet... Morgan County... north
Douglas County below 6000 feet/Denver/west Adams and Arapahoe
counties/east Broomfield County... northeast Weld County and
Washington County.

* From Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon

* widespread showers and thunderstorms will produce 1 to 2
inches of rain Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday. Some
thunderstorms may train or reform over the same areas and
produce several inches of rainfall.

* Flash flooding of low lying areas... creeks and streams will be
possible along with rock and mud slides. If you live in flood
prone areas or will be traveling... stay alert to the weather
and be prepared for rapidly rising water levels.

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.





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