Weather Alert Details

Coconino County

Flood Advisory from THU 9:05 AM MST until FRI 8:00 AM MST Issued September, 22 2022 at 9:05 AM - US/Mountain expires September, 23 2022 at 8:00 AM - US/Mountain ...FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST/9 AM MDT/ FRIDAY... * WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected. * WHERE...Portions of the Little Colorado River in northern Arizona, including Coconino and Navajo Counties north of Winslow, Arizona. * WHEN...Until 800 AM MST Friday /900 AM MDT Friday/. * IMPACTS...Minor flooding along the Little Colorado River near Bird Springs is imminent or occurring. The approaches leading to the bridge at Route 71 near Bird Springs is expected to flood. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 857 AM MST /957 AM MDT/, minor flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly in the advisory area. - This includes the following creeks, washes and rivers... Coyote Wash and Little Colorado River. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... Winslow and Navajo Reservation. - Visit www.weather.gov/safety/flood for more information on flood safety. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Flooding of washes and creeks will occur, some dirt roads will become muddy and impassable. Paved roads and underpasses could become flooded as well. &&