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

National Weather Service

Sept. 28, 12:06 p.m.: The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a flash flood watch until 9 p.m. this evening for the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area 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, which may lead to flash flooding and debris flows.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.

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