turn around dont drownA FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM FOR SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN.NORTHEASTERN CLARK & NO. CNTL MOHAVE COUNTIES. MAJOR FLOODING WAS ONGOING IN THE MOAPA VALLEY AREA. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED I-15 WAS FLOODED BETWEEN MOAPA AND GLENDALE.OR BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 91 & 93. THE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN HAVE MOVED TOWARD MESQUITE, LITTLEFIELD AND THE VIRGIN RIVER GORGE. RAINFALL HAS TAPERED OFF NEAR MOAPA AND GLENDALE. THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN. NORTHEASTERN CLARK & NO. CNTL MOHAVE COUNTIES. LIFE THREATENING FLOODING FROM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE MOAPA VALLEY AREA & THIS WILL FLOW DOWN THE MUDDY RIVER TOWARD LOGANDALE & OVERTON THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION.TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS FALLEN IN THE MTNS EAST OF LITTLEFIELD. THIS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO MAJOR FLOODING IN THE WASHES FLOWING TOWARD LITTLEFIELD & THE EAST SIDE OF THE VIRGIN RIVER. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE.  MOAPA, GLENDALE, LOGANDALE.OVERTON INTERSTATE 15.ESPECIALLY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 91 & 93 MESQUITE LITTLEFIELD.& THE VIRGIN RIVER GORGE. DO NOT TRAVEL IN THE WARNED AREA. LEAVE ROADS OPEN FOR EMERGENCY OPERATIONS. THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION. MANY ROADWAYS IN THE AREA ARE IMPASSABLE DUE TO FLASH FLOODING. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL ARE STRONGLY ADVISING AGAINST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA TO BETTER FACILITATE CURRENT EMERGENCY OPERATIONS. THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS & LIFE THREATENING SITUATION. MANY ROADWAYS IN THE WARNING AREA ARE IMPASSIBLE DUE TO FLASH FLOODING. RESIDENTS SHOULD HEED ADVICE FROM EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS IF RISING WATER APPROACHES. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOODED ROAD OR ENTER A FLOOD CHANNEL. MOST FLASH FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR WHEN DRIVERS ATTEMPT
TO CROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN AROUND.DONT DROWN!

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