Weather

  • Flood Warning

    Gila County, Arizona

    Start: 3:50 AM MST February 24, 2020

    Details

    End: 12:15 PM MST February 25, 2020

    AZC007-251915- /O.CON.KPSR.FA.W.0001.000000T0000Z-200225T1915Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Gila AZ- 350 AM MST Mon Feb 24 2020 ...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 PM MST FOR GILA COUNTY... At 345 AM MST, reporting gauges indicated flooding across the warned area. Runoff from recent rain is still flowing through Tonto Creek. Flood waters are moving down Tonto Creek and will remain elevated. Crossing the Tonto Creek, and any other areas with water, is hazardous and potential dangerous. Vehicles can easily become submerged and people stranded and/or carried away by running water. Swift water rescues in these conditions happen frequently. Action Stage has been reached. Flowing water anticipated to impact low water crossings. Expect one or more low water crossings to be Impassible. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. LAT...LON 3390 11126 3379 11121 3374 11131 3383 11136 3396 11139