Flood alert for central Pima County

Flood alert for central Pima County

CREATED Aug. 21, 2012

Web Producer: Taylor Avey

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A string of thunderstorms doused parts of Pima, Santa Cruz and Cochise Counties, which could cause dangerous flash flooding Tuesday night.  

An urban and small stream flood advisory has also been issued for central Pima County and it will remain in effect until 1:15 a.m. Wednesday. 

This warning includes the cities of Tucson, Sells, Oro Valley, Marana and Green Valley. 

Excess runoff could cause flooding of roads, small streams and washes.

Motorist should use caution and avoid driving through flowing water.