Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
531 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

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BURNETT WI-WASHBURN WI-
531 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BURNETT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...
  SOUTHERN WASHBURN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 830 AM CDT

* AT 528 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS HAD PRODUCED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF
  RAINFALL WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES EXPECTED. THIS WILL
  CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SPOONER...SHELL LAKE...GRANTSBURG...TREGO...TRADE LAKE...SIREN...
  WEBSTER...STONE LAKE...BRANSTAD...HERTEL...RANDALL...OAKLAND...
  SPRINGBROOK...SARONA...ALPHA...FALUN...EARL...SPOONER LAKE...
  TRADE RIVER AND BIRCH ISLAND LAKE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...FARMLAND...AND OTHER LOW LYING
SPOTS.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 4573 9216 4573 9253 4564 9253 4564 9289
      4572 9287 4598 9242 4595 9154 4580 9155
      4564 9187 4564 9215

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