Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
156 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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WORCESTER MD-
156 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN WORCESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT THURSDAY

* AT 153 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  FLOODING. AROUND 1 INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN ADDITION TO THE
  HEAVY RAIN FROM LAST NIGHT. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 1 TO 2
  INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OCEAN CITY...BERLIN...SNOW HILL...NEWARK...OCEAN PINES...CAPE ISLE
  OF WIGHT...OCEAN CITY MUNICIPALITY...MOUNT WESLEY...WEST OCEAN
  CITY...BISHOP...WHALEYVILLE...BISHOPVILLE...BOXIRON...CEDARTOWN...
  PUBLIC LANDING...SHOWELL AND IRONSHIRE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3830 7505 3803 7518 3798 7523 3798 7528
      3800 7526 3801 7527 3799 7529 3800 7530
      3798 7530 3799 7539 3801 7539 3801 7538
      3802 7539 3829 7537 3835 7531 3838 7533
      3841 7532 3845 7534 3845 7505

$$

ZIMMERMAN



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