Weather Alert!!: Mojave National Preserve, CA: Areal Flood Advisory.

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Weather Alert!!: Mojave National Preserve, CA: Areal Flood Advisory.

**** The National Weather Service has issued a Areal Flood Advisory until 2:15pm PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015. ****

** As of 12:12pm PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015: **

– Small storm with moderate rain falling has popped up over Fenner, California.

** As of 12:02pm PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015: **

– An outflow boundary from storms in Mojave National Preserve, California are moving east just west near U.S. 95 (Highway 95) near Cal-Nev-Ari, Nevada.

– Storm near Interstate 40 is moving near Route 66 just east to northeast of Cadiz, California.

** As of 11:50am PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015: **

– A storm is spotted east of Kelbaker Road over Interstate 40 near Amboy, California.

** As of 11:36am PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015: **

– The National Weather Service has issued a Areal Flood Advisory until 2:15pm PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015.

According to the National Weather Service, at 11:17am PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015, weather doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms over the Mojave National Preserve in San Bernardino County, California.

This will cause minor flooding of roadways throughout the park.

Some locations that will experience flooding include…Morningstar mine Road… Kelso-Cima Road… Cima Road… IvanpahRoad… Kelso… Cima… Mitchell caverns… Black Canyon Equestrian Campground… Hole In the Wall Campground and Mid Hills Campground.

The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross safely.

Move to higher ground.

** As of 10:57am PT on Saturday, June 13th, 2015: **

– ZachNews is watching on weather radars scattered storms with moderate to heavy rain falling in the Mojave National Preserve mountains in the areas west of Lanfair Road, north of Kelso, California, northwest to west of Goffs, California, north of Fenner, California, and north of Interstate 40 near Amboy, California.

These scattered storms appear to be moving south and are growing and dying and growing again.

People and drivers in that area should be on watch and prepared in case of any weather related problems or runoff from the storm.

Do not drive through flooded roads, highway, or intersections.

If there’s lightning, get inside immediately.

** Live weather radar at the following National Weather Service website address: **

http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?rid=ESX&product=N0R&overlay=11101111&loop=yes

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