Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
1236 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

MIC041-021930-
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DELTA MI-
1236 PM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN DELTA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 330 PM EDT

* AT 1234 PM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED HEAVY RAIN AND
  MINOR FLOODING OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHERN MENOMINEE COUNTY DUE TO
  HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS. THESE HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOW MOVING
  ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN DELTA COUNTY...MAINLY SOUTH OF GLADSTONE AND
  CORNELL. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ESCANABA...FORD RIVER...BARK RIVER...HYDE AND SCHAEFFER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4579 8732 4581 8706 4576 8707 4572 8707
      4571 8708 4571 8710 4568 8711 4566 8717
      4555 8727 4555 8732

$$

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