Flash flood warning for Kane County
Aug 16, 2023, 3:17 PM
(Kane County Sheriff's Office)
KANE COUNTY, Utah — The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Kane County until 5 p.m. Wednesday.
This warning includes Buckskin Gulch, Wire Pass, Coyote Wash, and House Rock Valley Road. Radar estimates up to 0.75 of rain has already fallen.
— NWS Salt Lake City (@NWSSaltLakeCity) August 16, 2023
NWS said people should avoid creeks and streams, dry washes, and slot canyons.
NWS admonished drivers with the mantra, “turn around, don’t drown,” when encountering flooded roads. Most flooding deaths occur in vehicles.