Galiuro and Pinaleno Mountains including Mount Graham Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 5:57 PM MDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 800 PM MST for
east central Cochise County...

At 553 PM MST, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that the heavy rain has tapered off over the area with areas of
light rain remaining. One to three inches of rain fell within the
warned area in just over an hour. Flash flooding is expected to
continue in this area as a result of this water working its way out
of the mountains.

Normally dry washes and low water crossings may be inundated in the
following locations... Rucker Canyon and possibly kuykendall cut off
Rd, E. Rucker Canyon Rd and along Turkey Creek..

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring
in and near the warned area. If you are in this area move to higher
ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should
take immediate precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3194 10919 3174 10912 3160 10916 3157 10932
      3159 10949 3178 10957 3192 10953


Cerniglia


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:00 PM MDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
west central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 900 PM MST

* at 658 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over west central Cochise County Tombstone, north
through St. David to Benson. This will cause urban and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. The thunderstorms were
moving to the west at 10 mph.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Benson, Tombstone, kartchner caverns State Park, I-10 and Texas
Canyon, Saint David, Mescal and St. David.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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 3211 11008 3170 11004 3178 11045 3220 11044


Zell


700 PM MST Thu Jul 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
west central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 900 PM MST

* at 658 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over west central Cochise County Tombstone, north
through St. David to Benson. This will cause urban and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. The thunderstorms were
moving to the west at 10 mph.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Benson, Tombstone, kartchner caverns State Park, I-10 and Texas
Canyon, Saint David, Mescal and St. David.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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 3211 11008 3170 11004 3178 11045 3220 11044


Zell



650 PM MST Thu Jul 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 845 PM MST

* at 649 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over the lizard burn scar. This will cause small
stream flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dragoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Move away from recently burned areas. Life threatening flooding of
creeks, roads and normally dry washes is likely. The heavy rains will
likely trigger Rockslides, mudslides and debris flows in steep
terrain, especially in and around these areas.


Lat... Lon 3209 10994 3192 10988 3190 11006 3205 11007


Zell


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:00 PM MDT Jul. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
west central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 900 PM MST

* at 658 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over west central Cochise County Tombstone, north
through St. David to Benson. This will cause urban and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. The thunderstorms were
moving to the west at 10 mph.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Benson, Tombstone, kartchner caverns State Park, I-10 and Texas
Canyon, Saint David, Mescal and St. David.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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 3211 11008 3170 11004 3178 11045 3220 11044


Zell


700 PM MST Thu Jul 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
west central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 900 PM MST

* at 658 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over west central Cochise County Tombstone, north
through St. David to Benson. This will cause urban and small
stream flooding in the advisory area. The thunderstorms were
moving to the west at 10 mph.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Benson, Tombstone, kartchner caverns State Park, I-10 and Texas
Canyon, Saint David, Mescal and St. David.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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 3211 11008 3170 11004 3178 11045 3220 11044


Zell



650 PM MST Thu Jul 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona...

* until 845 PM MST

* at 649 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms over the lizard burn scar. This will cause small
stream flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Dragoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Move away from recently burned areas. Life threatening flooding of
creeks, roads and normally dry washes is likely. The heavy rains will
likely trigger Rockslides, mudslides and debris flows in steep
terrain, especially in and around these areas.


Lat... Lon 3209 10994 3192 10988 3190 11006 3205 11007


Zell


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