Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
534 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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MACOMB MI-WAYNE MI-OAKLAND MI-
534 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN MACOMB COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...
  WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...
  SOUTHEASTERN OAKLAND COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 532 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO AN INCH AND A HALF OF RAIN HAS ALREADY
  FALLEN.  ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE
  THIS EVENING AS NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TRACK THROUGH
  THE REGION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WARREN...LIVONIA...TROY...SOUTHFIELD...TAYLOR...ST. CLAIR SHORES...
  PONTIAC...NOVI...ROMULUS...MOUNT CLEMENS...NEW BALTIMORE...GROSSE
  POINTE...DOWNTOWN DETROIT...CANTON...DETROIT...STERLING HEIGHTS...
  DEARBORN...ROYAL OAK...WYANDOTTE AND BIRMINGHAM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS
IMMINENT. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING
WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4268 8273 4263 8282 4261 8282 4259 8278
      4257 8279 4257 8283 4252 8288 4245 8287
      4239 8289 4235 8298 4234 8297 4230 8309
      4224 8315 4220 8315 4213 8354 4243 8354
      4272 8309 4275 8273

$$

MR


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