PIMA County, Arizona
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Flood Advisory
AZC019-023-190900-
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SANTA CRUZ AZ-PIMA AZ-
206 PM MST THU SEP 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* HYDROLOGIC ADVISORY FOR RAPID RIVER RISES IN...
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST ARIZONA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MARANA...GREEN VALLEY...
NORTH CENTRAL SANTA CRUZ COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 200 AM MST FRIDAY

* AT 154 PM MST RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINS WHICH OCCURRED IN
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY AND SONORA WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT
WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE ITS WAY DOWNSTREAM IN THE SANTA CRUZ
RIVER THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. THE SANTA CRUZ RIVER
AT TUBAC WAS JUST ABOVE BANKFULL AT 2 PM MST.

* THE SANTA CRUZ RIVER IN PIMA COUNTY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW
BANKFULL BUT ELEVATED FLOWS ARE ANTICIPATED. EXPECT A RAPID
RISE IN RIVER LEVELS NEAR GREEN VALLEY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
IN THE TUCSON METRO AREA DURING THE EVENING HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY OUT OF THE SANTA CRUZ RIVER CHANNEL TODAY AS RAPID RISES
ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3174 11108 3189 11102 3221 11103 3249 11133
3250 11119 3224 11095 3187 11093 3170 11102
3164 11102 3162 11109

$$

Flood Warning
AZC019-191230-
/O.NEW.KTWC.FA.W.0009.140919T0028Z-140919T1230Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PIMA AZ-
528 PM MST THU SEP 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING...
CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 530 AM MST FRIDAY

* AT 524 PM MST...A GAUGE ON THE VAMORI WASH NEAR THE COMMUNITY OF
SANTA CRUZ WAS REPORTING 9.3 FEET. BANKFULL IS 8.5 FEET AND FLOOD
STAGE IS 9.5 FEET. AT THIS LEVEL ROUTE 21 WILL BE FLOODED WHERE
IT CROSSES THE VAMORI WASH. THE VAMORI WASH IS FORECAST TO RISE
TO 9.8 FEET AT THIS LOCATION AND THEN SLOWLY BEGIN TO RECEDE. DUE
TO VERY SATURATED SOIL IN THE VAMORI WASH BASIN THIS WILL TAKE AT
LEAST 9 TO 12 HOURS BEFORE THE VAMORI WASH RISES AND THEN FALLS
BELOW FLOOD STAGE NEAR SANTA CRUZ.

* THIS FLOOD WARNING IS FOR THE VAMORI WASH IN CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY.
THE FLOOD WARNING EXTENDS FROM THE COMMUNITY OF COWLIC TO SANTA
CRUZ...AND THEN SOUTH TO THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER NEAR THE
COMMUNITY OF PAPAGO FARMS.

* THIS FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE FLOOD WARNING THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY
IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST
FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO
CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING
WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3184 11195 3177 11200 3194 11232 3173 11233
3176 11241 3203 11237

$$
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