Current Watches, Warnings, and Advisories for the Mt. Charleston Area
 
Flood Watch

Updated:Tue 09-Aug-22 01:17pm PDT
Effective:Tue 09-Aug-22 01:26pm PDT
Expires:Tue 09-Aug-22 04:00pm PDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Future
Certainty:Possible
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Lake Mead National Recreation Area; Las Vegas Valley; Lincoln County; Northeast Clark County; Sheep Range; Southern Clark County; Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon; Western Clark and Southern Nye County
 
Instructions: You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

Message summary: ...flood watch remains in effect until midnight mst/midnight pdt/ tonight...
* what...flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible.
* where...portions of northwest arizona, southeast california and nevada, including the following areas, in northwest arizona, lake havasu and fort mohave, lake mead national recreation area, northwest deserts and northwest plateau. In southeast california, cadiz basin, eastern mojave desert, morongo basin and san bernardino county-upper colorado river valley. In nevada, lake mead national recreation area, las vegas valley, lincoln county, northeast clark county, sheep range, southern clark county, spring mountains-red rock canyon and western clark and southern nye county.
* when...until midnight mst/midnight pdt/ tonight.
* impacts...excessive runoff may result in flooding of washes and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.
* additional details...
- deep moisture will fuel thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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