A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for several areas of Western Colorado and Eastern Utah. Please take a look at the list of locations affected.

The Flash Flood Watch will continue through late this evening. Areas monitored include:

  • Animas River Basin;
  • Four Corners,
  • Upper Dolores River;
  • Gore and Elk Mountains,
  • Central Mountain Valleys;
  • Grand and Battlement Mesas;
  • Northwestern San Juan Mountains;
  • Paradox Valley
  • Little Dolores River
  • Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus
  • San Juan River Basin
  • Southwest San Juan Mountains
  • Uncompahgre Plateau
  • Dallas Divide
  • Upper Gunnison River Valley
  • West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

According to the National Weather Service, Grand Junction can expect rainfall through Saturday, August 6.

National Weather Service

The video above was captured during a flash flood on August 27th, 2013, around 6 p.m., in the Colorado National Monument along Monument Road.