Flood, severe thunderstorm warnings for Oracleby Dylan Smith on Aug. 27, 2008, under Local, Special
The National Weather Service has issued severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings for the Oracle area.
The thunderstorm warning, lasting until 3:30 p.m., included southeastern Pinal County. It was issued after Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm moving southwest in the Oracle area.
The flash flood warning, in effect until 5:15 p.m., also covers southeastern Pinal County.
The weather service warns of damaging winds, destructive hail and lightning. Flooding from heavy rain and excessive runoff is predicted.
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