Weather Alert Details

Saguache County

Flood Warning until 2:30PM MDT THU Issued June, 17 2019 at 1:46 PM - US/Mountain expires June, 20 2019 at 2:30 PM - US/Mountain THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR... SNOWMELT IN... CENTRAL SAGUACHE COUNTY IN CENTRAL COLORADO... * UNTIL 230 PM MDT THURSDAY. * AT 142 PM MDT, REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE HIGH WATER AND MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES TO AFFECT AREAS ALONG SAGUACHE CREEK IN SAGUACHE COUNTY. FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN SAGUACHE CREEK NEAR THE TOWN OF SAGUACHE. THE CREEK IS EXPECTED TO RUN HIGH FOR AT LEAST THE NEXT FEW DAYS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE. &&