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Colorado, Kit Carson County

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:09 PM MDT on May 22, 2015

Expires 11:45 PM EDT on May 22, 2015


... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 945 PM MDT for
central Kit Carson County...

At 707 PM MDT... local law enforcement reported flash flooding due to
heavy rains four miles southeast of Stratton. Up to three inches of
rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is occurring.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Burlington... Stratton... Seibert... Bethune and Vona.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches of rain are
possible in the warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Turn around... dont drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3938 10287 3958 10207 3957 10205 3938 10205
      3924 10253 3924 10270 3921 10287


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Special Statement

Statement as of 6:40 PM MDT on May 22, 2015

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 22, 2015


... Significant weather advisory for central Kit Carson County until
730 PM MDT...

At 640 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 4
miles east of Stratton... moving northeast at 20 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Burlington... Stratton and Bethune.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Colorado between mile markers 418 and 433.
Highway 385 between mile markers 190 and 191.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets... for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3922 10251 3930 10267 3952 10249 3933 10223
time... Mot... loc 0040z 223deg 15kt 3930 10253


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640 PM MDT Fri may 22 2015

... Significant weather advisory for central Kit Carson County until
730 PM MDT...

At 640 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 4
miles east of Stratton... moving northeast at 20 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Burlington... Stratton and Bethune.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Colorado between mile markers 418 and 433.
Highway 385 between mile markers 190 and 191.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

This storm may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets... for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.


Lat... Lon 3922 10251 3930 10267 3952 10249 3933 10223
time... Mot... loc 0040z 223deg 15kt 3930 10253


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Local Storm Report



05/22/2015 0635 PM

4 miles se of Stratton, Kit Carson County.

Funnel cloud, reported by storm chaser.


            Storm chaser reported a funnel cloud 4 miles se of
            Stratton, co.





05/22/2015 0635 PM

4 miles se of Stratton, Kit Carson County.

Funnel cloud, reported by storm chaser.


            Storm chaser reported a funnel cloud 4 miles se of
            Stratton, co.





05/22/2015 0653 PM

5 miles W of Bethune, Kit Carson County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Sheriff Deputy reports water over the Road between County
            Road 36 and County Road 34, nearly impassable.





05/22/2015 0653 PM

5 miles W of Bethune, Kit Carson County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Sheriff Deputy reports water over the Road between County
            Road 36 and County Road 34, nearly impassable.



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