Alamosa, CO

7:45 PM MDT on June 19, 2019 (GMT -0600)
NE of Alamosa | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 7556 ft 37.52 °N, 105.85 °W | Updated 20 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
71.8 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
5
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 43 °F
Humidity 35%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
Not available.
Pressure 29.74 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 43 °F
Humidity 35%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:42 AM 8:27 PM
Waning Gibbous, 93% visible
Not available.

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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:30 AM MDT Jun. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
snowmelt in...
southwestern Rio Grande County in south central Colorado...
Mineral County in south central Colorado...

* until 1030 am MDT Thursday.

* At 1029 am MDT, emergency management reported flooding in the
headwaters of and along the Rio Grande in Mineral and western Rio
Grande counties.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
del norte, South Fork, Creede, Wagon Wheel Gap and Wolf Creek Pass.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.


Lat... Lon 3770 10625 3751 10637 3742 10654 3740 10712
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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:46 PM MDT Jun. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Colorado and south central Colorado,
including the following areas, in central Colorado, La Garita
Mountains. In south central Colorado, central San Luis valley,
eastern San Juan Mountains, southern San Luis valley, and
upper Rio Grande Valley.

* Through Thursday afternoon

* rapid snowmelt due to warm temperatures is causing high and
fast flows in area creeks, streams and rivers. Snowmelt over
the next few days will add more water, and bring the potential
for flooding.

* Minor to moderate flooding will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.