NAVAJO COUNTY FLOODING AND ROAD CONDITIONS UPDATE as of
Saturday July 24.
More thunderstorm and shower activity is anticipated
throughout the day and into the night. Continue to take necessary precautions
and prepare yourselves and homes for increased rainfall.
Most affected areas:
▪️White Mountain Lakes area
Silver Creek Drive between Daggs Street and Summer Place
Silver Creek Blvd. @ Silver Creek
Farnsworth Crossing in Pinedale is closed but Mortenson is
Flooded Road warning signs on Bourdon Ranch Road near
Hatchery – road is passable but motorists need to go slow
Burton Rd. and Lone Pine Dam Rd. have both been opened this
morning. Proceed with caution.
DO NOT FOR ANY REASON REMOVE ROAD SIGNAGE
There are sandbags staged throughout the region should you
need them to protect your property. Please bring your own shovel and be
prepared to fill the sandbags at the majority of the locations. The sandbag supplies
are located at:
▪️The Navajo County Mogollon Complex in Heber – 2188 Country Club Drive
▪️Behind the Heber-Overgaard Fire Station – 2061 Lumber Valley Road
▪️1281 E. Thornton in Show Low near the former Pet Allies location
▪️Round Valley Road Yard -Junction of HWY 191 and US-180
▪️St Johns Road Yard -CR 6007
▪️Vernon Fire District -25 ACR 3142, Vernon, AZ 85940
▪️Pinetop area at Mountain Meadow Recreation Park, 1001 S. Woodland
▪️White Mountain Lakes Community Center, 1785 Edmonds Circle.
▪️For White Mountain Apache Tribal members please call 928-338-1504 or
928-338-1505 to request sandbag delivery.
▪️Snowflake/Taylor residents in need can reach out to their local
municipalities after-hours service.
Silver Creek Drive Closure
Silver Creek Drive between Daggs Street and Summer Place is closed.
▪️Roadway remains closed due to deep water.
▪️Access to residential areas are open from White Mountain
Lake Blvd to the closure, and from Bourdon Ranch Road on the east to the
Our Public Works crew is working in partnership with Navajo
County Sheriff’s Office to clear debris on roads, control traffic, remove silt
and blade washed out gravel roads and driveways.
Though we haven’t had widespread reports of power outages,
remember to stock up on supplies in case of an outage and, if possible, report
the outage to your local provider. APS outages can be reported online at
Interested in rainfall amounts by location? Our Public Works
Department has you covered! Visit their Flood Control webpage and view an interactive
map at: https://www.navajocountyaz.gov/…/Navajo-County-ALERT…
For your safety, never cross a roadway that has water
flowing over it and stay away from areas that have the potential for flooding
during heavy rains.
Continue to follow our local National Weather Service for
updated official forecast information.