Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1016 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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BRANCH MI-
1016 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL BRANCH COUNTY IN MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 115 PM EDT

* AT 1013 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW
  MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES SUGGEST THAT AROUND
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN WITHIN THE PAST TWO HOURS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COLDWATER...QUINCY AND MARBLE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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 4198 8490 4187 8489 4188 8506 4197 8506

$$

NWS



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