Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
542 PM MST THU SEP 29 2016

AZC019-300245-
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PIMA-
542 PM MST THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 745 PM MST

* AT 538 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING
  OVER MAINLY EAST AND SOUTHEASTERN PORTIONS OF THE TUCSON METRO.

* SOME AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE METRO HAVE
  REPORTED AMOUNTS OF OVER A HALF INCH IN ABOUT 30 MINUTES. THE
  MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN WILL SPREAD NORTHEAST OVER EAST AND
  SOUTHEAST PARTS OF THE CITY AND WILL CAUSE TYPICAL FLOODING IN
  SPOTS THAT ARE NORMALLY PRONE TO FLOODING. MOTORISTS SHOULD
  THEREFORE DRIVE WITH CAUTION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TUCSON...TANQUE VERDE...LITTLETOWN...DREXEL-ALVERNON...SUMMIT...
  CATALINA FOOTHILLS...RITA RANCH...VAIL...
  DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE...SABINO CANYON...
  TUCSON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...
  CORONA DE TUCSON AND SAGUARO NATIONAL PARK EAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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LAT...LON 3227 11062 3193 11075 3205 11099 3237 11091

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MOLLERE



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