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Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/ Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Commerce City.

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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement issued June 21 at 2:09PM MDT by NWS Pueblo CO

At 209 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7 miles east of Monte Vista, or 9 miles northwest of Alamosa, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and pea size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible. Locations impacted include... Alamosa, Monte Vista, Hooper, Mosca, and Alamosa East.

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Area
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Alamosa Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft

Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement issued June 21 at 1:46PM MDT by NWS Pueblo CO

At 146 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Mosca, or 8 miles northeast of Alamosa, moving northeast at 15 mph. HAZARD...Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and half inch hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible. Locations impacted include... San Luis Lake and Great Sand Dunes.

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Area
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Alamosa Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft; Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued June 21 at 1:29PM MDT until June 21 at 9:00PM MDT by NWS Denver CO

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 443 IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN COLORADO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO LARIMER IN NORTHEAST COLORADO WELD THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF FORT COLLINS, GREELEY, LOVELAND, AND WINDSOR.

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Area
Larimer, CO; Weld, CO

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued June 21 at 1:27PM MDT until June 22 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall remains possible. * WHERE...Portions of Colorado, including the following areas, Debeque to Silt Corridor, Four Corners/Upper Dolores River, Grand Valley, Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River, Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus and Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide and Utah, including the following areas, Arches/Grand Flat, Canyonlands/Natural Bridges, La Sal and Abajo Mountains, Southeast Utah and Tavaputs Plateau. * WHEN...Until midnight MDT tonight. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Unusually high levels of moisture originating with Tropical Storm Alberto combined with the potential for training thunderstorms brings the potential for excessive rainfall and localized flash flooding. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus; Grand Valley; Debeque to Silt Corridor; Uncompahgre Plateau/Dallas Divide; Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River; Four Corners/Upper Dolores River; Southeast Utah; Tavaputs Plateau; Arches/Grand Flat; La Sal and Abajo Mountains; Canyonlands/Natural Bridges

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued June 21 at 1:27PM MDT until June 22 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS Grand Junction CO

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible. * WHERE...Portions of southwest and west central Colorado, including the following areas, in southwest Colorado, Animas River Basin, Northwest San Juan Mountains, San Juan River Basin and Southwest San Juan Mountains. In west central Colorado, Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin. * WHEN...Until midnight MDT tonight. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas. Low-water crossings may be flooded. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - Unusually high levels of moisture originating with Tropical Storm Alberto combined with the potential for training thunderstorms brings the potential for excessive rainfall and localized flash flooding. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin; Northwestern San Juan Mountains; Southwest San Juan Mountains; Animas River Basin; San Juan River Basin

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued June 21 at 12:09PM MDT until June 21 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS Grand Junction CO

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 441 IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN COLORADO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 12 COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST COLORADO GARFIELD MOFFAT RIO BLANCO IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO DOLORES LA PLATA MONTEZUMA OURAY SAN JUAN SAN MIGUEL IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO DELTA MESA MONTROSE IN UTAH THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL UTAH GRAND IN NORTHEAST UTAH DAGGETT UINTAH IN SOUTHEAST UTAH SAN JUAN THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF BATTLEMENT MESA, BAYFIELD, BLANDING, CARBONDALE, CEDAREDGE, CORTEZ, CRAIG, DELTA, DOVE CREEK, DURANGO, DUTCH JOHN, FORT DUCHESNE, FRUITA, GLENWOOD SPRINGS, GRAND JUNCTION, JENSEN, MANILA, MEEKER, MOAB, MONTICELLO, MONTROSE, NEW CASTLE, OLATHE, OURAY, PALISADE, PAONIA, RANDLETT, RANGELY, RICO, RIDGWAY, RIFLE, SILVERTON, TELLURIDE, AND VERNAL.

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Area
Delta, CO; Dolores, CO; Garfield, CO; La Plata, CO; Mesa, CO; Moffat, CO; Montezuma, CO; Montrose, CO; Ouray, CO; Rio Blanco, CO; San Juan, CO; San Miguel, CO; Daggett, UT; Grand, UT; San Juan, UT; Uintah, UT

Flood Watch

Flood Watch issued June 21 at 11:04AM MDT until June 22 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS Pueblo CO

Rainfall over the past 24 hours has lead to saturated soils and full creeks and streams early this morning over the San Juan Mountains. Rain and thunderstorm chances today will bring the potential for an additional 1 to 2 inches of new rainfall to already saturated soils, which could lead to flash flooding in flood prone areas. * WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE...A portion of south central Colorado, including the following area, Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet. * WHEN...Through this evening. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - 0.5 inches to 1 inch of rain has already fallen in this area, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain expected this afternoon and this evening. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft
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