Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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WGUS83 KDLH 101348
FLSDLH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
848 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

WIC013-129-101930-
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BURNETT WI-WASHBURN WI-
848 AM CDT WED SEP 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  EASTERN BURNETT COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  NORTHWESTERN WASHBURN COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT

* AT 832 AM CDT REPORTS FROM OBSERVERS VERIFY RADAR ESTIMATES OF AN
  AREA OF OVER 5 INCHES OF RAINFALL WHICH FELL MAINLY BEFORE 1 AM.
  RADAR ESTIMATES FROM HERTEL TO WEBB LAKE TO WASCOTT DEPICT 3 TO 5
  INCHES OVERNIGHT.  THE UPPER YELLOW RIVER INCLUDING MCKENZIE
  LAKE...RICE LAKE...SAND LAKE...BIRCH ISLAND LAKE AND BIG SAND LAKE
  SAW THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS.

EXPECT CONTINUED LOCALIZED IMPACTS FROM HIGH WATER THIS MORNING.
REPORTS OF HIGH WATER ON AREA LAKES WERE AFFECTING SOME DOCKS AND
BOAT LIFTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4600 9237 4615 9220 4616 9163 4569 9211
      4574 9216 4574 9244 4585 9258

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