Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1042 PM MST MON AUG 31 2015

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MARICOPA AZ-
1042 PM MST MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 145 AM MST

* AT 1040 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN OVER THE AREA. FLOODING HAD
  BEEN OCCURRING...WITH SEVERAL ROADS STILL CLOSED DUE TO HIGH
  STANDING WATER.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PHOENIX...SKY HARBOR AIRPORT...ARIZONA STATE FAIRGROUNDS AND
  DOWNTOWN PHOENIX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3343 11198 3344 11207 3346 11212 3348 11213
      3351 11211 3351 11203 3346 11196

$$

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