Weather Alerts for Pima County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flash Flood Warning      

Flash Flood Warning  FLASH FLOOD WARNING   Flash Flood Warning
PIMA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Pima - Santa Cruz
Effective: Thu, 9/29 2:58pm Updated: Thu, 9/29 5:10pm Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Thu, 9/29 5:30pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for...
Southeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona...
Northwestern Santa Cruz County in southeastern Arizona...
* Until 530 PM MST.
* At 258 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain along Arivaca Road to the east of Arivaca. Between 1
and 2 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or
expected to begin shortly, especially along drainages that feed
into the Sapori Wash.
HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms
producing flash flooding.
SOURCE...Radar.
IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams,
urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses.
* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
Amado.
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED
FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE

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