flood adveTHE NATL WEATHER SVC IN LAS VEGAS  HAS ISSUED A  FLOOD ADVISORY FOR  SOUTHWESTERN MOHAVE COUNTY IN  NORTHWESTERN AZ.  EAST CNTL SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY IN S. CA. UNTIL 1115 AM   AT 814 AM PDT /814 AM MST/.DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN  DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. RAINFALL RATES WITH THESE STORMS ARE  EXCEEDING 1 INCH PER HOUR AS THEY QUICKLY MOVE NORTHWARD. THIS  WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.INCLUDING  CONTINUED FLOODING DOWNSTREAM IN THE SACRAMENTO WASH ACROSS AZ-1.  SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE. TOPOCK & OATMAN. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS. INTERSTATE 40 IN AZ BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 & 20. INTERSTATE 40 IN CA BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 154 & 155. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE.TURN AROUND DON’T DROWN.

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