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Weather Alert

Flood Warning
AZC019-200030-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PIMA AZ-
531 AM MST FRI SEP 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 530 PM MST FRIDAY

* AT 527 AM MST...A GAUGE ON THE VAMORI WASH NEAR THE COMMUNITY OF   
SANTA CRUZ WAS REPORTING 9.6 FEET. BANKFULL IS 8.5 FEET AND FLOOD   
STAGE IS 9.5 FEET. AT THIS LEVEL ROUTE 21 WILL BE FLOODED WHERE IT 
CROSSES THE VAMORI WASH. THE VAMORI WASH WAS AT ITS CREST AT 530 AM 
MST THIS MORNING...AND WILL SLOWLY BEGIN TO RECEDE DURING THE DAY 
FRIDAY. DUE TO VERY SATURATED SOIL IN THE VAMORI WASH BASIN THIS 
WILL TAKE AT LEAST 9 TO 12 HOURS BEFORE THE VAMORI WASH FALLS BELOW 
FLOOD STAGE NEAR SANTA CRUZ.  

* THIS FLOOD WARNING IS FOR THE VAMORI WASH IN CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY. 
  THE FLOOD WARNING EXTENDS FROM THE COMMUNITY OF COWLIC TO SANTA 
  CRUZ...AND THEN SOUTH TO THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER NEAR THE 
  COMMUNITY OF PAPAGO FARMS.   

* THIS FLOOD WARNING EXTENDS THE FLOOD WARNING THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY
  IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3184 11195 3177 11200 3194 11232 3173 11233
      3176 11241 3203 11237

$$




Day
Precip
Temp
  • Mix of sun and clouds
    Fri
    10% Chance
    71°
    88°

    Daytime

    Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 88F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

    Friday Night

    Partly cloudy skies. Low 71F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance of Rain: 10%

    Sunrise: 06:10:16 am

    Sunset: 06:24:31 pm

    Humidity: 58%

    Wind: NNW @ 7mph

    UV Index: 9 Very High

  • Times of sun and clouds
    Sat
    20% Chance
    73°
    88°

    Daytime

    Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 88F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

    Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low 73F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance of Rain: 20%

    Sunrise: 06:10:54 am

    Sunset: 06:23:11 pm

    Humidity: 58%

    Wind: SW @ 8mph

    UV Index: 9 Very High

  • Times of sun and clouds
    Sun
    10% Chance
    73°
    93°

    Daytime

    Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 10%

    Sunrise: 06:11:31 am

    Sunset: 06:21:50 pm

    Humidity: 54%

    Wind: WNW @ 7mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Scattered thunderstorms
    Mon
    50% Chance
    70°
    92°

    Daytime

    Scattered thunderstorms. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 50%

    Sunrise: 06:12:09 am

    Sunset: 06:20:30 pm

    Humidity: 52%

    Wind: NE @ 8mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Sunny
    Tue
    0% Chance
    71°
    92°

    Daytime

    Sunny. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 0%

    Sunrise: 06:12:47 am

    Sunset: 06:19:10 pm

    Humidity: 47%

    Wind: NE @ 8mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Mainly sunny
    Wed
    0% Chance
    72°
    94°

    Daytime

    Mainly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 0%

    Sunrise: 06:13:25 am

    Sunset: 06:17:50 pm

    Humidity: 37%

    Wind: ENE @ 6mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

  • Sunshine
    Thu
    0% Chance
    71°
    93°

    Daytime

    Sunshine. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the low 70s.

    Chance of Rain: 0%

    Sunrise: 06:14:04 am

    Sunset: 06:16:30 pm

    Humidity: 37%

    Wind: SE @ 9mph

    UV Index: 8 Very High

Updated: September 19, 2014 @ 10:58 am

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