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Flash Flood Watch issued June 06 at 5:08PM CDT until June 07 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 5:08 p.m. on Friday, June 6, 2014
Expires: 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014

...HEAVY RAINS AND FLASH FLOODING LIKELY TONIGHT...
.A SLOW MOVING MESOSCALE CONVECTIVE COMPLEX...CURRENTLY LOCATED
OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO...IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE FORECAST
AREA TONIGHT WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES. OVER THE PAST 3
DAYS...HEAVY RAINS FELL ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
70...ESPECIALLY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1-4 INCHES
WERE WIDESPREAD IN THESE LOCATIONS. WITH THE HEAVY RAINS FALLING
ON SATURATED GROUND AND FLASH FLOOD GUIDANCE INDICATING 1.5
INCHES OVER 1 HOUR AND 2 INCHES OVER 3 HOURS WOULD PRODUCE FLASH
FLOODING...DECIDED TO ISSUE A FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR TONIGHT.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO AND
NORTHWEST KANSAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
CENTRAL COLORADO...CHEYENNE CO AND KIT CARSON. IN NORTHWEST
KANSAS...GOVE...GRAHAM...GREELEY...LOGAN...SHERIDAN...
SHERMAN...THOMAS...WALLACE AND WICHITA.
* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
* HEAVY RAIN WITH SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED TONIGHT.
THIS RAIN WILL FALL ON SATURATED GROUND THAT RECEIVED ONE TO
FOUR INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OVER THE PAST THREE DAYS.

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