Flood Statement
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WGMY80 PGUM 200228
FLSMY

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
1228 PM CHST WED AUG 20 2014

GUC010-200530-
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GUAM GU-
1228 PM CHST WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TIYAN GUAM HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF GUAM

* UNTIL 330 PM CHST

* AT 1217 PM CHST...RADAR SHOWED HEAVY RAIN OVER THE VILLAGES OF
  YIGO...DEDEDO...TAMUNING...HAGATNA...ASAN...PITI...AGAT AND
  UMATAC. THE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN WAS SHIFTING VERY SLOWLY TOWARD THE
  SOUTHWEST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY FROM STREAMS...DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS PRONE
TO FLOODING.

RAINFALL AND RUNOFF WILL ALSO CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE
TO PONDING...REDUCED VISIBILITY AND POOR BRAKING ACTION.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING OR RISING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE OR ON FOOT.
TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

&&

THIS ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 330 PM CHST IF HEAVY
RAIN PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 1343 14467 1347 14477 1362 14487 1357 14494
      1340 14476 1334 14473 1326 14470 1331 14462

$$

MCELROY





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