Spring Mountains-Red Rock Canyon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 2:01 PM PDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 330 PM PDT for
northwestern Clark County...

At 149 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms continuing to
produce heavy rain over the Spring Mountains. The most intense cell
is near and south of Mt. Charleston with a second strong storm over
Lee Canyon Road and Deer Creek Road. Local residents and visitors to
the Spring Mountains should use caution this afternoon and be
prepared for areas of flooding.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Spring Mountains, Mt. Charleston, mahogany Grove campground, Kyle
Canyon campground, Fletcher view campground, Indian Springs, Willow
Creek Campground, Hilltop Campground, Lee Canyon Road.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

Lat... Lon 3641 11536 3625 11561 3645 11581 3660 11574
      3658 11560


Excessive Heat Watch
Issued: 3:46 AM MDT Jul. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat watch in effect from Tuesday morning through
Wednesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued an excessive
heat watch, which is in effect from Tuesday morning through
Wednesday evening.

* Timing... Tuesday morning through Wednesday evening. Right now,
Thursday is beyond the seven day forecast, but it looks like
excessive heat conditions will extend into Thursday.

* Temperature... Las Vegas Valley 111 to 116. Northeast Clark
County, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and lower Colorado
River valley 116 to 122. Pahrump Valley, Barstow, morongo basin
108 to 113. Kingman and Colorado City 102 to 107. Death Valley
National Park 122 to 127. Mount Charleston 85 to 90.

* Impacts... heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and
heat stroke will be possible. People most vulnerable include
those who are spending lots of time outdoors... those who do not
have air conditioning... Young children... the elderly... and those
with chronic ailments.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. The hot temperatures will create a
dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of
the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.

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