Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
000
WGUS83 KDLH 250500
FLSDLH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1200 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

WIC003-007-013-031-051-113-129-250900-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FA.Y.0020.140825T0500Z-140825T0900Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BURNETT WI-WASHBURN WI-SAWYER WI-DOUGLAS WI-IRON WI-BAYFIELD WI-
ASHLAND WI-
1200 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL ASHLAND COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF ASHLAND...
  BAYFIELD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  NORTHEASTERN BURNETT COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  DOUGLAS COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  NORTHWESTERN IRON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  NORTHWESTERN SAWYER COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAYWARD...
  NORTHEASTERN WASHBURN COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 400 AM CDT

* AT 1156 PM CDT RADAR SHOWED THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED TO MOVE ACROSS
THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES 1 TO AS MUCH AS 4 INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN SO FAR...WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN FALLING IN THE IRON
RIVER...LAKE NEBAGAMON...SOLON SPRINGS AND MAPLE AREAS. ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL IS LIKELY...AND IT WILL BE HEAVY IN SPOTS INCLUDING
ASHLAND...MARENGO...HAYWARD...CABLE...BAYFIELD...AND WASHBURN. THE
STORMS SHOULD DIMINISH FROM WEST TO EAST OVER THE NEXT 1 TO 3 HOURS.

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.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4571 9165 4618 9175 4606 9218 4652 9213
      4679 9143 4687 9112 4699 9084 4696 9082
      4699 9079 4695 9081 4695 9077 4677 9067
      4673 9075 4661 9058 4648 9051

$$

MELDE







USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.