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Las Vegas (CBS) – A flash flood warning remains in effect for West Central Clark County.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…

WEST CENTRAL CLARK COUNTY IN SOUTHERN NEVADA…

* UNTIL 515 PM PDT.

* AT 303 PM PDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM A THUNDERSTORM NEAR MOUNTAIN SPRINGS…OR 8 MILES SOUTH OF RED ROCK CANYON. THE STORM PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…MOUNTAIN SPRINGS AND PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 160 ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN SPRINGS PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN WASHES…LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND ON AREA ROADWAYS. FLASH FLOODING IS NATURES NUMBER ONE KILLER. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER…MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOODED ROADWAY OR WALK THROUGH FLOODWATERS. TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN!

REPORT FLOODING BY POSTING YOUR REPORT TO THE LAS VEGAS NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FACEBOOK PAGE OR TWITTER #NWSVEGAS.

 

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