Silt, CO (81652)

6:49 PM MDT on August 02, 2015 (GMT -0600)
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Elev 5541 ft 39.52 °N, 107.73 °W | Updated 10 minutes ago

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Waning Gibbous, 91% visible
Pressure 30.18 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6500 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 4.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KRIL 030039Z AUTO 12006KT 2SM VCTS +RA FEW016 BKN065 OVC080 18/14 A3018 RMK AO2 PK WND 12030/0003 WSHFT 2351 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB2359 TSB09E39 PRESRR P0046 T01830139

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Pressure 30.18 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6500 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 57 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 4.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
SPECI KRIL 030039Z AUTO 12006KT 2SM VCTS +RA FEW016 BKN065 OVC080 18/14 A3018 RMK AO2 PK WND 12030/0003 WSHFT 2351 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAB2359 TSB09E39 PRESRR P0046 T01830139

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Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 1:43 PM MDT on August 02, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

* the Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

Including the following areas...

in Colorado...
Animas river basin...
central Colorado River Basin...
central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River basin...
Debeque to Silt Corridor...
        Four Corners/upper Dolores River...
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain valleys...
Grand Valley...
grand and Battlement mesas...
northwest San Juan Mountains...
Paradox Valley/lower Dolores River...
San Juan River basin...
southwest San Juan Mountains...
Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide...
upper Gunnison River Valley and
west Elk and Sawatch mountains.

In Utah...
arches/Grand Flat...
canyonlands/Natural Bridges...
La Sal and Abajo Mountains and southeast Utah.

* Through 3 am MDT tonight

* showers and thunderstorms will be capable of producing locally
heavy rainfall this afternoon and evening.

* The flash flood threat is greatest for small streams...
creeks... normally Dry Wash beds... slot canyons... Slick Rock
areas... and burn scars. Heavy rainfall can also cause mud
debris flows and Rockslides.

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.





Special Statement
Statement as of 6:17 PM MDT on August 02, 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Mesa and
southeastern Garfield counties until 700 PM MDT...

At 616 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from 15 miles north of New
Castle to near Collbran... and moving west at 15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and heavy rain is expected with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Rifle... Silt... Collbran... Mesa... Battlement Mesa... Plateau City and
Molina.

Lat... Lon 3918 10772 3915 10815 3978 10788 3984 10746
time... Mot... loc 0016z 060deg 13kt 3980 10762 3919 10789


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617 PM MDT sun Aug 2 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Mesa and
southeastern Garfield counties until 700 PM MDT...

At 616 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from 15 miles north of New
Castle to near Collbran... and moving west at 15 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and heavy rain is expected with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Rifle... Silt... Collbran... Mesa... Battlement Mesa... Plateau City and
Molina.

Lat... Lon 3918 10772 3915 10815 3978 10788 3984 10746
time... Mot... loc 0016z 060deg 13kt 3980 10762 3919 10789


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