Ridgway, CO (81432)

8:43 PM MDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Vista Terrace | | Change Station

Elev 7138 ft 38.16 °N, 107.74 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
63.6 °F
Feels Like 63.6 °F
Wind Variable Wind from SSE

High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.60 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 8:29 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KMTJ 220153Z AUTO 28005KT 10SM CLR 23/13 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP147 T02280133
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.60 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:04 AM 8:29 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KMTJ 220153Z AUTO 28005KT 10SM CLR 23/13 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP147 T02280133

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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 7:15 PM MDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The small stream flood advisory for rapid rises remains in effect
until 900 PM MDT for northwestern Mesa and east central grand

At 711 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated light to moderate rain from
widespread showers and thunderstorms drifting slowly south at 5 mph.
Ponding of water on Interstate 70 and rapid rises of normally dry
creeks and washes will continue through 9 PM MDT.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mack and Loma and rural areas along and north of Interstate 70.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Colorado between mile markers 1 and 14.
Interstate 70 in Utah between mile markers 215 and 231.
Colorado 139 between mile markers 1 and 12.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff will cause flooding of roadways. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads.

Please report flooding to the Grand Junction National Weather Service
office when you can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Lat... Lon 3934 10873 3918 10881 3917 10912 3903 10924
      3904 10938 3931 10926 3936 10906 3936 10888


353 PM MDT Fri Jul 21 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight MDT

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Colorado and Utah, including the following areas,
in Colorado, Animas river basin, central Colorado River Basin,
central Gunnison and Uncompahgre river basin, central Yampa
river basin, debeque to Silt corridor, Elkhead and park
mountains, Flat Tops, Four Corners/upper Dolores river, Gore
and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain valleys, Grand Valley,
grand and battlement mesas, lower Yampa river basin, northwest
San Juan Mountains, Paradox Valley/lower Dolores river, Roan
and tavaputs plateaus, San Juan river basin, southwest San
Juan Mountains, Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide, upper
Gunnison River Valley, upper Yampa river basin, and west Elk
and sawatch mountains. In Utah, arches/Grand Flat,
canyonlands/Natural Bridges, eastern Uinta Basin, eastern
Uinta Mountains, La Sal and Abajo Mountains, southeast Utah,
and tavaputs plateau.

* Until midnight MDT tonight

* scattered to numerous thunderstorms, some with heavy rain, are
expected over the watch area, developing by this afternoon and
continuing through late this evening.

* Flash flooding due to heavy rainfall is possible, especially
over already saturated soils and areas of steep terrain. Slot
canyons, burn scars, and normally dry streams, washes and
arroyos are most susceptible to flash flooding. Water can rise
quickly downstream of heavy rain, even when a thunderstorm is
miles away. Rock and mud slides, and high water flowing across
roads, are also possible which could impact travel.

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.