Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
437 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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SAWYER WI-ASHLAND WI-IRON WI-PRICE WI-
437 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN SAWYER COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...
  ASHLAND COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...
  NORTHWESTERN IRON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...
  NORTHWESTERN PRICE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 434 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHIPPEWA FLOWAGE...HURLEY...MELLEN...BUTTERNUT...SAXON...WINTER...
  RADISSON...EXELAND...GURNEY...UPSON...GLIDDEN...GILE...CLAM LAKE...NEW
  POST...MONTREAL...KIMBALL...MORSE...OJIBWA...PENCE AND MOOSE LAKE SAWYER
  COUNTY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. AREA RESERVOIRS ARE
ALREADY RUNNING HIGH AND RELEASING WATER ACROSS THE WINTER AREA...SO
BE READY FOR POSSIBLE RAPID RISES OF WATER ON RIVERS AND STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 4616 9095 4616 9092 4619 9093 4665 9058
      4662 9053 4661 9044 4657 9044 4653 9039
      4655 9033 4652 9031 4652 9027 4650 9026
      4650 9022 4634 9012 4633 9009 4564 9081
      4564 9134

$$

DAP



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