Live Weather Alert!!: Monsoon 2018: Colorado River Tri-State: Latest Information: Scattered storms approaching area.

Live Weather Alert!!: Monsoon 2018: Colorado River Tri-State: Latest Information: Scattered storms approaching area.

ZachNews has the latest information regarding storms approaching the Colorado River Tri-State area on Thursday, July 12th, 2018.

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** As of 10:20pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 (Final Update): **

Weather radar from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 shows all of the thunderstorms that were in the Colorado River Tri-State area have all lost strength, dissipated and moved out of the area.

** As of 815pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that they are getting reports of water across the road on Oatman-Topock Highway. Follow the example: when you encounter flooded roadways, TURN AROUND, DONT DROWN!

** As of 5:04pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that flash flooding has been reported in Golden Valley near Route 66. Water will continue to flow downstream toward Topock in the next few hours. Be alert if driving this evening, especially near Route 66 and Oatman-Topock Hwy.

** As of 4:59pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning issued for parts of San Bernardino County. Storms producing heavy rain and lightning along Hwy 62 on both sides of Vital Junction.

** As of 3:06pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning issued for central San Bernardino County, California including parts of Route 66 between Fenner, California and Goffs, California. Expect flash flooding to begin shortly.

** As of 3:04pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning issued for parts of San Bernardino County, California and Mohave County, Arizona including places such as Lake Havasu City, Arizona, Parker Dam, Arizona, and Desert Hills, Arizona. If you’re on Lake Havasu now, be prepared for heavy rain and lightning!

** As of 2:35pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning issued for central Clark County, Nevada and central Mohave County, Arizona. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

 

** As of 1:54pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that 1.5 to 2.0 inches of rainfall in the Kingman / Golden Valley Area. Flash Flooding likely. Please do not drive through flooded waters. Sacramento Wash webcam in Golden Valley showing water beginning to flow quickly.

** As of 1:40pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

Weather radar from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 shows more thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rain fall and possible lightning south of Needles, California, southeast of Goffs, California, east of Golden Shores, Arizona, east of Mohave Valley, Arizona, east of Bullhead City, Arizona and over Oatman, Arizona.

Prepare for possible moderate to heavy rainfall as well as more thunder and lightning.

Beware of flooded roadways in and around the Needles, California as well as the Colorado River Tri-State area.

If flooded and roadway is closed, “Turn Around, Don’t Drown.”

** As of 1:29pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

Pictures by ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary A. Lopez shows a thunderstorm approaching Needles, California.
Thunder can be heard from this thunderstorm.
Prepare for possible moderate to heavy rainfall as well as more thunder and lightning.
Beware of flooded roadways in and around the Needles, California as well as the Colorado River Tri-State area.
If flooded and roadway is closed, “Turn Around, Don’t Drown.”

 

** As of 1:23pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning for Kingman, Arizona and surrounding areas. Thunderstorms in the area are producing heavy rain that is likely to cause flash flooding. Do not drive through flooded roadways.

** As of 1:05pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

Weather radar from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 shows more thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rain fall and possible lightning south of Needles, California and east of Golden Shores, Arizona.

** As of 12:23pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

Pictures by ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary A. Lopez shows water flowing across Lillyhill Drive and Bailey Avenue in Needles, California.

Beware of flooded roadways in and around the Needles, California as well as the Colorado River Tri-State area.

If flooded and roadway is closed, “Turn Around, Don’t Drown.”

** As of 11:50am PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

Rain is falling in Needles, California.

Thunder heard over Needles, California as water flow down streets.

** As of 12:23pm PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

The National Weather Service has posted on their official Twitter page that a Flash Flood Warning for Needles and surrounding areas until 2:30 pm. Use caution in this area.

 

** As of 11:20am PT on Thursday, July 12th, 2018: **

 

Weather radar from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 shows thunderstorms with moderate to heavy rain fall and possible lightning south of Needles, California and southeast of Yucca, Arizona.

Thunderstorms appear to be moving north.

** More information is still coming into ZachNews. Please check back in soon. **

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