NWS: Flash flood watch in place for Grizzly Creek burn area until 9 p.m.

National Weather Service

Sept. 30, 2021, 2:42 p.m.: The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a flash flood watch for the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area until 9 p.m. this evening in portions of northwest Colorado and west central Colorado, including the following areas: in northwest Colorado, Flat Tops; in west central Colorado, Central Colorado River Basin and Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain valleys.

National Weather Service Meteorologists are forecasting possible heavy rainfall over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area that may lead to flash flooding and debris flows.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS:

Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

NWS: Flash flood watch in place for Grizzly Creek burn area until 9 p.m.