Severe Weather Alerts - Las Animas, CO

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until Monday, 12:00 AM MDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...EL PASO COUNTY AND TELLER COUNTY AND THE RAMPART RANGE. IN SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...FREMONT COUNTY AND WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY. IN SOUTHEAST COLORADO...BENT COUNTY... CROWLEY COUNTY...OTERO COUNTY AND PUEBLO COUNTY.

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT

* MOIST EASTERLY UPSLOPE FLOW WILL COMBINE WITH MONSOONAL MOISTURE TO BRING THE THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING TO SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

* BURN SCARS AND STEEPER TERRAIN WILL BE ESPECIALLY SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLASH FLOODING. THOSE IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND STATEMENTS CLOSELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEADTO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTIONSHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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Las Animas, CO Radar