Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1138 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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MILWAUKEE WI-RACINE WI-WAUKESHA WI-
1138 PM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MILWAUKEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...
  NORTH CENTRAL RACINE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...
  WAUKESHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 230 AM CDT

* AT 1135 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED BANDS OF SHOWERS WITH
  HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN...WITH
  RAINFALL RATES OF ONE TO ONE AND ONE-HALF INCH PER HOUR CONTINUING
  OVER THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MILWAUKEE...WAUKESHA...WEST ALLIS...WAUWATOSA...NEW BERLIN...
  BROOKFIELD...GREENFIELD...MENOMONEE FALLS...OAK CREEK...MUSKEGO...
  SOUTH MILWAUKEE...CUDAHY...WHITEFISH BAY...GREENDALE...PEWAUKEE...
  BROWN DEER...SUSSEX...ST. FRANCIS...HARTLAND AND HALES CORNERS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

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. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4285 8844 4319 8843 4319 8790 4315 8789
      4312 8790 4310 8788 4306 8787 4305 8789
      4302 8790 4299 8788 4297 8785 4288 8785
      4284 8782

$$

REM


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