Flash Flood Watch Issued For The Western Magic Valley
The National Weather Service in Boise has expanded the Flash Flood Watch to include portions of South Central Idaho and Southwest Idaho.
The Flash Flood Watch includes the following areas:
- South Central Idaho
- Western Magic Valley
- Southwest Idaho
- Upper Treasure Valley
The Flash Flood Watch is in effect from Monday afternoon (Aug. 4) through Tuesday evening (Aug. 5). Slow-moving thunderstorms with heavy rain are possible across the area.
Flooding may wash out roads, especially in areas of steep terrain. Low-lying areas will be susceptible to flooding.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.