Flash flood watch in place for Yavapai County Wednesday, Thursday
Some areas could receive over 3 inches of rain
A flash flood watch is in effect Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 25, through early Thursday morning, Sept. 25, for Yavapai County and a small portion of Coconino County that covers Oak Creek and Sycamore Canyons, according to the National Weather Service.
Meteorologists predict localized rainfall could exceed 1 inch in less than an hour, with total rainfall amounts over 3 inches possible.
Areas affected will likely see significant rises on major rivers and streams.
It’s recommended people especially avoid flood prone areas like slot canyons, creeks and drainages.
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