Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
941 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

MNC107-119-290930-
/O.NEW.KFGF.FA.Y.0014.160829T0241Z-160829T0930Z/
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POLK MN-NORMAN MN-
941 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL POLK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  NORTHEASTERN NORMAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...

* UNTIL 430 AM CDT MONDAY

* AT 939 PM CDT...THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WERE LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GREENVIEW TO RANUM. MOVEMENT IS
  STATIONARY. RADAR INDICATED UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  FERTILE...BELTRAMI...GREENVIEW...HAROLD AND MELVIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 4740 9620 4757 9666 4771 9653 4774 9633
      4753 9606

$$

JH



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