Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
859 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

MNC001-017-115-137-WIC031-251000-
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ST. LOUIS MN-PINE MN-AITKIN MN-DOUGLAS WI-CARLTON MN-
859 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 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...
  SOUTHEASTERN AITKIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  NORTHWESTERN PINE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  CARLTON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MOOSE LAKE STATE PARK...JAY COOKE
  STATE PARK...
  SOUTHEASTERN ST. LOUIS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF DULUTH...
  NORTHWESTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PATTISON STATE PARK...SUPERIOR...

* UNTIL 500 AM CDT MONDAY

* AT 854 PM CDT INTENSE RAIN RATES WERE PRODUCING RAPID STORM RUNOFF.

STORMS MOVING FROM THE MILLE LACS LAKE AREA HAVE SPREAD HEAVY RAIN
THROUGH CARLTON COUNTY AND TOWARDS THE HEAD OF LAKE SUPERIOR.
EXPECT RAPID RUNOFF FROM THE HIGHER TERRAIN AROUND LAKE SUPERIOR
THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AS THUNDERSTORMS PUSH THROUGH THE AREA.

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 4617 9342 4624 9343 4625 9321 4646 9321
      4687 9221 4714 9180 4692 9180 4690 9188
      4681 9204 4675 9208 4670 9197 4670 9180
      4666 9180 4617 9298

$$

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