Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
904 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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WAYNE MI-MACOMB MI-OAKLAND MI-
904 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 AM EDT FOR
WAYNE...SOUTHWESTERN MACOMB AND SOUTHEASTERN OAKLAND COUNTIES...

AT 858 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED
AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS RANGING BETWEEN ONE AND THREE INCHES HAVE
ALREADY FALLEN.  THIS INCLUDES 2.15 INCHES OF RAINFALL OVER THE PAST
3 HOURS AT THE DETROIT CITY AIRPORT.  THIS WILL LEAD TO SOME AREAS
OF FLASH FLOODING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WARREN...LIVONIA...TROY...SOUTHFIELD...TAYLOR...ST. CLAIR SHORES...
NOVI...ROMULUS...GROSSE POINTE...DOWNTOWN DETROIT...CANTON...
DETROIT...STERLING HEIGHTS...DEARBORN...ROYAL OAK...WYANDOTTE...
BIRMINGHAM...NORTHVILLE...WESTLAND AND FARMINGTON HILLS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA THROUGH 11 AM.  SOME AREAS WILL SEE RAINFALL RATES IN
EXCESS OF 1 INCH PER HOUR DURING THIS TIME.

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 4236 8288 4232 8306 4230 8309 4224 8313
      4218 8313 4225 8354 4244 8355 4257 8309
      4245 8288 4241 8285

$$

MR



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