Urban and small stream flood advisory expires as of 6:15 pm Saturday for Central Riverside County

Published on August 30, 2013 by Editor

COACHELLA VALLEY-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS -THE INLAND EMPIRE-

THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED AS OF 615 PM FOR CENTRAL RIVERSIDE COUNTY.

MINOR FLOODING OVER CENTRAL RIVERSIDE COUNTY IS NO LONGER EXPECTED. HOWEVER…RUNNING WATER MAY CONTINUE THROUGH NORMALLY DRY CREEKS OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

REMEMBER…NEVER DRIVE ACROSS FLOODED ROADWAYS. TURN AROUND…DO NOT

DROWN.


SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the mountains and deserts of southwestern California from 11 am this morning through 11 pm this evening.

Deep subtropical moisture over Southern California will bring another round of afternoon and evening thunderstorms over the mountains and deserts. Heavy rainfall and flash flooding or debris flows are possible with the strongest cells.

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. According to the NWS, you should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.


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