Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
334 AM CHST MON JUL 21 2014

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GUAM GU-
334 AM CHST MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TIYAN GUAM HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR GUAM

* UNTIL 630 AM CHST

* AT 320 AM CHST...RADAR SHOWED HEAVY RAIN MOVING OVER THE ISLAND OF
  GUAM FROM THE SOUTHEAST. RADAR ALSO INDICATED PARTS OF GUAM HAVE
  ALREADY RECEIVED 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAINFALL SINCE MIDNIGHT. THIS
  WILL RESULT IN LOCAL FLOODING OF STREETS AND LOW-LYING AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY FROM STREAMS...DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS PRONE
TO FLOODING. RAINFALL AND RUNOFF WILL ALSO CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
CONDITIONS DUE TO PONDING...REDUCED VISIBILITY AND POOR BRAKING
ACTION.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING OR RISING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE OR ON FOOT.
TURN AROUND...STAY AWAY FROM FLOODED ROADS. SEEK SHELTER INDOOR AND
STAY AWAY FROM TREES AND CANOPIES IF YOU HEAR THUNDER OR SEE
LIGHTNING.

THIS ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 630 AM CHST IF HEAVY
RAIN PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 1363 14500 1323 14477 1324 14463 1343 14459
      1368 14479

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CHAN





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