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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
919 PM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...The National Weather Service in Pueblo CO has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Colorado...

  Arkansas River At La Junta affecting Otero County.

.Heavy rains on Saturday are leading to minor flooding in the
Arkansas River at La Junta.

For the Lower Arkansas River...including La Junta...Minor flooding
is forecast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued Monday morning at 915 AM MDT.

&&


COC089-021530-
/O.NEW.KPUB.FL.W.0005.210802T0600Z-210804T0624Z/
/LXHC2.1.ER.210802T0600Z.210803T1200Z.210803T1824Z.UU/
919 PM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Arkansas River At La Junta.
* Until early Wednesday morning.
* At 8:15 PM MDT Sunday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to reach 11.0 feet, which is
  minor flood stage, at 1 AM tonight, then the river will fall below
  11.0 feet until it rises once again to flood stage late tomorrow
  evening, around 9PM. The peak stage height is expected to 11.5
  feet at 7AM Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet, Minor Flood. Minor agricultural flooding.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.4
  feet on 06/27/2007.


&&

LAT...LON 3804 10356 3808 10341 3812 10321 3805 10321
      3802 10337 3798 10361

$$

KS/CS


Air Quality Alert


COC063-125-017-021500-
Kit Carson-Yuma-Cheyenne-
410 PM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR WILDFIRE SMOKE FROM 800 AM
SUNDAY UNTIL 900 AM MONDAY...

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...

WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Wildfire Smoke.

WHERE...eastern Colorado, including Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick,
Phillips, Washington, Yuma, Lincoln, Kit Carson, Cheyenne,
Crowley, Kiowa, Otero, Bent, Prowers, Baca, Las Animas, Elbert, El
Paso, Pueblo, and Huerfano counties. Cities include, but are not
limited to Sterling, Fort Morgan, Akron, Wray, Limon, Hugo,
Burlington, Cheyenne Wells, Ordway, Eads, La Junta, Las Animas,
Lamar, Kim, Springfield, Kiowa, Colorado Springs, Pueblo,
Walsenburg, and Trinidad.

WHEN...800 AM Sunday August 01 to 900 AM Monday August 02

IMPACTS...Areas of moderate to heavy smoke have been observed
across portions of eastern Colorado, moving from northeast to
southwest, due to smoke from out-of-state wildfires. Smoke is
expected to affect air quality throughout eastern Colorado on
Sunday and Monday. Concentrations may vary considerably in
different areas at times, however smoke levels may increase
sharply at any time across the advisory area.

HEALTH INFORMATION...Public Health Recommendations: If smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.

$$

COC101-089-011-099-009-025-055-041-061-071-021500-
Pueblo-Otero-Bent-Prowers-Baca-Crowley-Huerfano-El Paso-
Kiowa-Las Animas-
410 PM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR WILDFIRE SMOKE FROM 800 AM
SUNDAY UNTIL 900 AM MONDAY...

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...

WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Wildfire Smoke.

WHERE...eastern Colorado, including Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick,
Phillips, Washington, Yuma, Lincoln, Kit Carson, Cheyenne,
Crowley, Kiowa, Otero, Bent, Prowers, Baca, Las Animas, Elbert, El
Paso, Pueblo, and Huerfano counties. Cities include, but are not
limited to Sterling, Fort Morgan, Akron, Wray, Limon, Hugo,
Burlington, Cheyenne Wells, Ordway, Eads, La Junta, Las Animas,
Lamar, Kim, Springfield, Kiowa, Colorado Springs, Pueblo,
Walsenburg, and Trinidad.

WHEN...800 AM Sunday August 01 to 900 AM Monday August 02

IMPACTS...Areas of moderate to heavy smoke have been observed
across portions of eastern Colorado, moving from northeast to
southwest, due to smoke from out-of-state wildfires. Smoke is
expected to affect air quality throughout eastern Colorado on
Sunday and Monday. Concentrations may vary considerably in
different areas at times, however smoke levels may increase
sharply at any time across the advisory area.

HEALTH INFORMATION...Public Health Recommendations: If smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.

$$

COC073-039-121-095-075-087-115-021500-
Lincoln-Elbert-Washington-Phillips-Logan-Morgan-Sedgwick-
410 PM MDT Sun Aug 1 2021

...AIR QUALITY HEALTH ADVISORY FOR WILDFIRE SMOKE FROM 800 AM
SUNDAY UNTIL 900 AM MONDAY...

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has
issued the following...

WHAT...Air Quality Health Advisory for Wildfire Smoke.

WHERE...eastern Colorado, including Morgan, Logan, Sedgwick,
Phillips, Washington, Yuma, Lincoln, Kit Carson, Cheyenne,
Crowley, Kiowa, Otero, Bent, Prowers, Baca, Las Animas, Elbert, El
Paso, Pueblo, and Huerfano counties. Cities include, but are not
limited to Sterling, Fort Morgan, Akron, Wray, Limon, Hugo,
Burlington, Cheyenne Wells, Ordway, Eads, La Junta, Las Animas,
Lamar, Kim, Springfield, Kiowa, Colorado Springs, Pueblo,
Walsenburg, and Trinidad.

WHEN...800 AM Sunday August 01 to 900 AM Monday August 02

IMPACTS...Areas of moderate to heavy smoke have been observed
across portions of eastern Colorado, moving from northeast to
southwest, due to smoke from out-of-state wildfires. Smoke is
expected to affect air quality throughout eastern Colorado on
Sunday and Monday. Concentrations may vary considerably in
different areas at times, however smoke levels may increase
sharply at any time across the advisory area.

HEALTH INFORMATION...Public Health Recommendations: If smoke is
thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain
indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease,
respiratory illnesses, the very young, and the elderly. Consider
limiting outdoor activity when moderate to heavy smoke is present.
Consider relocating temporarily if smoke is present indoors and is
making you ill. If visibility is less than 5 miles in smoke in
your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
452 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

COZ058>089-093>099-031100-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
452 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Slowly moving, and highly efficient rain producing, thunderstorms
are expected to develop over and near the mountains this afternoon
and evening. Flash flooding is possible, especially for areas with
saturated soils, the Chalk Cliffs area, and the Spring, Junkins,
Hayden Pass, and Decker burn scars.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Flash flooding remains a good possibility Tuesday across the
high terrain and portions of the I-25 corridor. Very wet
antecedent conditions could pose issues across the region with
passing showers and storms.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
likely over and near the mountains today and tonight.

$$

RODRIGUEZ/HEAVENER

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
327 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

COZ030>051-030930-
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
327 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Moisture is expected to increase across the north central
mountains this afternoon and evening.  This will result in an
elevated threat of flash flooding in the East Troublesome, Cameron
Peak and Williams Fork burn through this evening. The threat will
be limited in the Calwood burn area. It will be warmer with areas
of smoke expected to continue over the northeast plains, but no
thunderstorms are expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Moisture will continue over the region on Tuesday, with heavy
rainfall possible across the Foothills and Mountains. A warming
and drying trend is expected starting mid-week. Temperatures will
warm back into the 90s for the urban corridor by Thursday. This
trend will also result in decreased chances of precipitation, with
chance for afternoon showers and storms remaining over the higher
terrain Wednesday through the end of the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight, but
rainfall reports would be greatly appreciated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Goodland KS
235 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-031200-
Yuma-Kit Carson-Cheyenne-Rawlins-Decatur-Norton-Sherman-Thomas-
Sheridan-Graham-Wallace-Logan-Gove-Greeley-Wichita-Dundy-Hitchcock-
Red Willow-
235 AM MDT Mon Aug 2 2021 /335 AM CDT Mon Aug 2 2021/

This hazardous weather outlook is for extreme southwest Nebraska...
northwest Kansas and east central Colorado.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

Smoke, emanating from wildfires in the western United States, may
produce some hazy conditions with locally reduced visibilities today.
Individuals with respiratory conditions are encouraged to monitor air
quality.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

Elevated fire weather conditions are possible along and west of the
Colorado Kansas border Friday afternoon, Saturday afternoon and
Sunday afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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