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9 dead, boy missing in flash flood at Arizona swimming hole - FOX Carolina

TONTO NATIONAL FOREST, Ariz. (AP) — Nine people died and a 13-year-old boy was still missing Sunday after a furious flash flood tore through a group of family and friends cooling off in a creek in the Tonto National Forest in Arizona. Gila County ...and more »

UPDATE: Officials identify 9 who died in flash flood - KVOA Tucson News

Written By The Associated Press. Authorities have released the identities of the five children and four adults who died after being swept away during a flash flood at a swimming hole near Payson. The Gila County Sheriff's Office also provided the names ...and more »

Deadly Arizona Flash Flood Created '40-Foot Wide Black Wave' - NPR

A flash flood swept through central Arizona on Saturday, killing at least nine people who had gathered at a popular swimming hole for a birthday celebration. The family was relaxing alongside a mountain stream in Tonto National Forest, unaware that ...and more »

The Unique Weather Phenomenon Behind Deadly Arizona Flash Floods - Newsweek

Flash floods in Arizona's Tonto National Forest swept away a family relaxing at a popular swimming hole about 100 miles northeast of Phoenix, killing nine, including five children and four adults, with a 13-year-old boy still missing. A flash-flood ...and more »

9 members of single family killed in Arizona flash flood as search continues - ABC News

A search and rescue operation resumed this morning after nine people from a single family, including several children, died and others went missing in a flash flood along the Verde River in Arizona on Saturday, according to the Gila County Sheriff's ...and more »

Deadly Arizona flash flooding was exacerbated by environmental factors - ABC News

The deadly flooding in Arizona that killed at least nine people from a single family this weekend was a "textbook definition" of desert-region flash flooding, according to an ABC News meteorologist. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to ...and more »

Flash flood threat continues - KVOA Tucson News

TUCSON - The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Southern Arizona until 10 PM today. This includes Metro Tucson, Nogales, Sierra Vista, Safford, Oracle & surrounding communities. Conditions are favorable for any storm to produce ...and more »

'They had no warning': 9 from Phoenix family dead in Payson flash flood, 1 still missing - AZCentral.com

Corrections & clarifications: This story has been updated with information released by the Gila County Sheriff's Office about the victims' identities. Maria Raya-Garcia's birthday was Sunday. Phoenix in July was searing hot. So Maria and her family ...and more »

Arizona flash flood sweeps away family relaxing in swimming hole, killing 9 - Washington Post

It began as yet another scorching Saturday in central Arizona as scores of families flocked to the cool waters of a popular swimming hole, seeking relief from the 100-degree temperatures in the cities. Among them was an extended family of 14 from ...and more »

Nine family members dead, one missing after Arizona flash flood ravages birthday celebration - New York Daily News

A flash flood devastated birthday celebrations at an Arizona swimming hole this weekend, wiping out nine family members and leaving one missing, authorities said. The deadly waters ripped through a canyon Saturday in Tonto National Forest, killing ...and more »