FLASHFLOODTHE NATL WEATHER SVC IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NW AZ.  CA & S. NV.INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING  AREAS.IN NW AZ.LAKE HAVASU & FORT MOHAVE.  LAKE MEAD NATL RECREATION AREA.NORTHWEST DESERTS AND  NW PLATEAU. IN CA.CADIZ BASIN.DEATH VALLEY  NATL PARK.EASTERN MOJAVE DESERT.MORONGO BASIN. SAN  BERNARDINO COUNTY-UPPER CO RIVER VALLEY & WESTERN  MOJAVE DESERT. IN S. NV.LAKE MEAD NATL  RECREATION AREA.LAS VEGAS VALLEY.NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY.  SHEEP RANGE.SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY.SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED  ROCK CANYON & WESTERN CLARK & S. NYE COUNTY.  FROM SUN MORNING THROUGH LATE MON NIGHT

* TROPICAL MOISTURE FROM THE REMNANTS OF NORBERT WILL SPREAD INTO  THE MOJAVE DESERT & S. GREAT BASIN SUN & REMAIN INTO  EARLY NEXT WEEK. FLASH FLOODING IS A RISK ESPECIALLY ON RECENT  BURN SCARS DUE TO THE POTENTIAL OF RAINFALL RATES OF AT LEAST AN  INCH AN HOUR. LOCALLY HIGHER RAINFALL RATES WOULD OCCUR WITH  STRONG THUNDERSTORMS & IN AREA OF OROGRAPHIC LIFT.


A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION AND PERSONS IN & NEAR THE WATCH AREA SHOULD BE ALERT TO THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL.

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