Weather Alert Details

La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Flood Watch until 6PM MDT MON Issued June, 16 2019 at 3:01 PM - US/Mountain expires June, 17 2019 at 6:00 PM - US/Mountain ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * PORTIONS OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS, THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS, THE SAN LUIS VALLEY, THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND THE UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY. * THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON * RAPID SNOWMELT DUE TO WARM TEMPERATURES IS CAUSING HIGH AND FAST FLOWS IN AREA CREEKS, STREAMS AND RIVERS. SNOWMELT OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS WILL ADD MORE WATER, AND BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING. * MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS. 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. &&