MARICOPA County, Arizona
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Aviation Weather Warning
AZZ023-010100-

AIRPORT WEATHER WARNING FOR SKY HARBOR AIRPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
348 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

...AIRPORT WEATHER WARNING FOR SKY HARBOR AIRPORT IN EFFECT UNTIL
545 PM MST...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED AN AIRPORT WEATHER
WARNING FOR SKY HARBOR AIRPORT DUE TO OBSERVED LIGHTNING WITHIN
10 MILES OF THE AIRPORT.

LIGHTNING HAS BEEN DETECTED WITHIN 10 MILES OF SKY HARBOR AIRPORT.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY AFFECT PHOENIX SKY HARBOR THROUGH AT
LEAST 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

$$

Blowing Dust Advisory
AZZ025>027-010100-
/O.NEW.KPSR.DU.Y.0015.150731T2317Z-150801T0100Z/
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY-SOUTHWEST DESERTS-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORTUNA FOOTHILLS...SAN LUIS...
SOMERTON...YUMA...DATELAND...TACNA...WELLTON...GILA BEND
417 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

...BLOWING DUST ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A BLOWING DUST
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY AND YUMA COUNTY

* TIMING...UNTIL 6 PM.

* WINDS...25 TO 35 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...BELOW 3 MILES AND AS LOW AS ONE HALF TO ONE MILE IN
SPOTS.

* IMPACTS...REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING DUST WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS. AFFECTED ROADWAYS INCLUDE INTERSTATE
8...HIGHWAY 85...AND CITY STREETS IN YUMA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE READY FOR A SUDDEN DROP IN VISIBILITY. IF YOU ENCOUNTER
BLOWING DUST OR BLOWING SAND ON THE ROADWAY OR SEE IT
APPROACHING...PULL OFF THE ROAD AS FAR AS POSSIBLE AND PUT YOUR
VEHICLE IN PARK. TURN THE LIGHTS ALL THE WAY OFF AND KEEP YOUR
FOOT OFF THE BRAKE PEDAL.

REMEMBER...PULL ASIDE...STAY ALIVE.

&&

$$

Flood Advisory
AZC013-010045-
/O.NEW.KPSR.FA.Y.0060.150731T2152Z-150801T0045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARICOPA AZ-
252 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHWESTERN MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 545 PM MST

* AT 249 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN NEAR
FLYING EAST WASH. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WHICH WILL
PRODUCE RUNNING WATER IN THIS WASH AND POTENTIALLY ACROSS SOME
ROADWAYS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WICKENBURG.

LAT...LON 3397 11265 3370 11265 3370 11299 3399 11299

$$

Flood Advisory
AZC013-021-312345-
/O.CON.KPSR.FA.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-150731T2345Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARICOPA AZ-PINAL AZ-
302 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 PM MST
FOR EAST CENTRAL MARICOPA AND NORTHERN PINAL COUNTIES...

AT 300 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2
INCHES DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING
IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.
LOCAL MEDIA HAS REPORTED FLOODED WASHES FLOWING OVER SOME AREA
ROADWAYS IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MESA...APACHE JUNCTION...GOLD CAMP...USERY MOUNTAIN PARK...
SUPERSTITION MOUNTAINS...LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK...KINGS RANCH AND
QUEEN VALLEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3350 11131 3334 11123 3330 11129 3336 11162
3351 11164

$$

Flood Advisory
AZC013-010200-
/O.NEW.KPSR.FA.Y.0061.150731T2305Z-150801T0200Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARICOPA AZ-
405 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTH CENTRAL MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 700 PM MST

* AT 402 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

AFFECTED LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...NORTH
SCOTTSDALE...FOUNTAIN HILLS...NORTH PHOENIX...SURPRISE...AND WEST
PHOENIX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT NORMALLY DRY WASHES WILL BE RUNNING AND
LOW SPOTS WILL HAVE PONDING OF WATER WHICH WILL CREATE A HAZARD TO
MOTORISTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3390 11173 3349 11163 3325 11221 3367 11272

$$

Flood Advisory
AZC012-013-010230-
/O.NEW.KPSR.FA.Y.0062.150731T2332Z-150801T0230Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LA PAZ AZ-MARICOPA AZ-
432 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHEASTERN LA PAZ COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARIZONA...
NORTHWESTERN MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 730 PM MST

* AT 430 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

AFFECTED LOCATIONS INCLUDE AGUILA...THE MCMULLEN VALLEY...HIGHWAY
60 WEST WEST OF WICKENBURG AND INTERSTATE 10 IN LA PAZ COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3404 11333 3400 11332 3400 11300 3367 11299
3345 11370 3406 11364

$$

Special Weather Statement
AZZ023-027-028-312345-
GREATER PHOENIX AREA AZ-NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY AZ-
SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY AZ-
403 PM MST FRI JUL 31 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHWESTERN PINAL AND CENTRAL MARICOPA COUNTIES

UNTIL 445 PM MST

AT 402 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY...OR NEAR TOLLESON...MOVING SOUTHWEST
AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
AVONDALE...GOODYEAR...TOLLESON...CASHION...ESTRELLA MOUNTAIN PARK...
PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY AND KOMATKE.

LAT...LON 3347 11224 3333 11212 3318 11226 3330 11241
3350 11242
TIME...MOT...LOC 2302Z 057DEG 27KT 3336 11227

$$

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