A flash flood watch has been issued for most of Utah, including Beaver County by the US National Weather Service Salt Lake City Utah. The watch goes into effect at 3:00 pm Monday for southern Utah which is described as south of I-70 and the Capitol Reef area. The watch for the rest of the shaded area on the map will go into effect at 4:00 am Tuesday morning. All areas included in the watch will be effective until 4:00 am on Wednesday.
Our mountain has snow! It has been reported that there is approximately 8 to 10 inches of snow along Big Flat and 10 to 12 inches of snow on the ground around LeBaron Reservoir. Forest Service Road FS-153 above Puffer Lake and FS-137 remain passable, although 4x4 vehicles are recommeded. Road conditions in these areas and other unpaved mountain roads are subject to change often during this time of year and may become impassable soon.