Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
1001 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...Periods of Thunderstorms Capable of Heavy Rainfall Tonight...

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Midland-Bay-Huron-Saginaw-Tuscola-Sanilac-Shiawassee-Genesee-
Lapeer-
Including the cities of Midland, Bay City, Bad Axe, Saginaw, Caro,
Sandusky, Owosso, Flint, and Lapeer
1001 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of southeast Michigan, including the
  following areas, Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Midland, Saginaw,
  Sanilac, Shiawassee, and Tuscola.

* Until 6 AM EDT Friday

* Thunderstorm activity is expected to become increasingly
  organized along and ahead of a slowly approaching cold front
  between 10 PM and 6 AM EDT. The thunderstorm activity may train
  over the same areas.

* Rainfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour will be likely within
  thunderstorm activity. Rapid rainfall may cause flooding issues
  across the area with low lying areas, and river and stream basins
  most susceptible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood
Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

 * Prepare, plan and stay informed. Visit http://go.usa.gov/c7kkP

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CB



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