Update: Major flood wave heading toward Santa Clara Pueblo

Posted at: 07/20/2013 8:09 PM
Updated at: 07/20/2013 10:13 PM
By: KOB.com staff

KOB Eyewitness News 4 told you about a flash flood warning for Santa Clara Pueblo earlier on Saturday.

The National Weather Service said a nine-foot wave of flooding was on its way to the area.

The stream gauge in Santa Clara Canyon rose roughly five feet in only five minutes.

The county sheriff says he does not expect major damage or to evacuate residents.

However, Highway 30 is a major concern.

Drivers are asked to use Highway 285 between Espanola and Pojoaque.

For more information stay tuned to KOB Eyewitness News 4 and KOB.com

Any pictures, video or information on the storm activity can be sent to news@kob.com