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June 4 Warning

The National Weather Service has issued the following:
FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR NORTHEAST BOULDER AND SOUTHEAST LARIMER
COUNTIES…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN LARIMER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO…
NORTHEASTERN BOULDER COUNTY IN CENTRAL COLORADO…

* UNTIL 400 AM MDT FRIDAY

* AT 956 PM MDT…DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN EAST OF LYONS. THE RAIN IS
MOVING EAST AT 5 MPH. RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM 7 TO 8 INCHES MAY HAVE
FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.
THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR NORTHEAST BOULDER AND
SOUTHEAST LARIMER COUNTIES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
BERTHOUD.

Instructions: MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND LIFE THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS…HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY… COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS…STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
Target Area:
Boulder
Larimer