Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Eastern ND/Grand Forks ND
1259 PM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

Polk MN-Grand Forks ND-
1259 PM CDT WED JUN 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas
  Northwestern Polk County in northwestern Minnesota...
  East central Grand Forks County in northeastern North Dakota...

* Until 330 PM CDT.

* At 1252 PM CDT, local law enforcement reported continuing street
  flooding in the vicinity of the Columbia Mall in Grand Forks.
  Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor street
  flooding in urban land use areas. Over two inches of rain have
  already fallen. Therefore the flood advisory has been extended
  through 330 PM CDT.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Grand Forks and East Grand Forks.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding urban
areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage
areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


LAT...LON 4783 9705 4794 9714 4799 9701 4787 9691


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