Latest Flash Flood Watch by KPSR
Issued 2/27/2015 3:23 PM America/Denver.
Valid through 3/2/2015 5:00 PM America/Denver.
wgus65 kpsr 011810
west central deserts-
including the cities of...quartzsite...salome
1110 am mst sun mar 1 2015
...flood watch remains in effect from 5 pm mst this afternoon through
the flood watch continues for
* a portion of west-central arizona...including the following area...
in west-central arizona...west central deserts.
* from 5 pm mst this afternoon through monday afternoon
* showers will begin to overspread the area this afternoon with
rainfall continuing overnight and tapering off by late monday
afternoon. some isolated light showers are still possible monday
evening. storm total amounts will generally vary from one half to
one inch with some spots possibly as high as one and a quarter
* rainfall is expected to be sufficient to eventually produce
significant runoff in at least some of the normally dry washes
creating potentially dangerous conditions at unbridged crossings.
other low lying flood prone areas will likely see some inundation.
affected washes include but are not limited
to...centennial...bouse...tyson. rural roads and portions of some
highways including highway 95...highway 60...and arizona route
72...will likely be affected.
a flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
you should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood
warnings. those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop.
stay up-to-date on the latest forecasts by listening to weather radio
on the public service band. more detailed information is available
from the national weather service in phoenix on the internet at