Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
145 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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MILWAUKEE WI-
145 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MILWAUKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 141 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING IN THE MILWAUKEE METRO AREA. THE MMSD RAIN GAUGE
  REPORTED A TOTAL OF 1.74 INCHES IN TWO HOURS NEAR BAYVIEW ON THE
  NORTH SIDE OF MILWAUKEE SINCE NOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MILWAUKEE...WEST ALLIS...WAUWATOSA...GREENFIELD...OAK CREEK...
  SOUTH MILWAUKEE...CUDAHY...WHITEFISH BAY...GREENDALE...
  BROWN DEER...WEST MILWAUKEE...RIVER HILLS...
  MILWAUKEE HOAN BRIDGE...SHOREWOOD...
  MILWAUKEE BRADFORD BEACH AND STATE FAIR PARK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA THROUGH 3 PM. RAINFALL RATES COULD BE UP TO THREE INCHES PER
HOUR. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4282 8778 4282 8780 4284 8782 4284 8807
      4319 8806 4319 8790 4322 8789 4317 8786
      4312 8788 4307 8785 4302 8789 4297 8783
      4288 8783

$$

MRC



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