Weather Alerts for Coconino County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
COCONINO COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Coconino Plateau - Eastern Mogollon Rim - Grand Canyon Country - Kaibab Plateau - Northern Gila County - Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons - Western Mogollon Rim - White Mountains - Yavapai County Mountains - Yavapai County Valleys and Basins
Effective: Tue, 8/9 8:44am Updated: Tue, 8/9 10:10am Urgency: Future
Expires: Wed, 8/10 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MST TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be
possible.
* WHERE...Portions of east central Arizona, north central Arizona,
northeast Arizona and west central Arizona, including the
following areas, in east central Arizona, Northern Gila County. In
north central Arizona, Coconino Plateau, Eastern Mogollon Rim,
Grand Canyon Country and Kaibab Plateau. In northeast Arizona,
White Mountains. In west central Arizona, Oak Creek and Sycamore
Canyons, Western Mogollon Rim, Yavapai County Mountains and
Yavapai County Valleys and Basins.
* WHEN...From Noon MST today through this evening.
* IMPACTS...Flash flooding will be possible in creeks, normally dry
washes, swimming holes and over recently burned areas. Low-water
crossings could also experience flash flooding, which would create
deadly travel conditions. Consider changing your plans if you were
going to hike, boat, or paddleboard to a slot canyon or normally
dry wash. If you do still decide to recreate, check in at a nearby
visitor center or ranger station.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- Deep monsoon moisture in place across the region will lead to
a round of widespread showers and thunderstorms capable of
producing high rainfall rates.
- Visit www.weather.gov/safety/flood for more information on
flood safety.

Information:
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.