Flood Potential Outlook
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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
745 PM CHST THU JUL 2 2015

...TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL TO THE
MARIANAS THIS WEEKEND...

TROPICAL STORM CHAN-HOM WHICH MIGHT BECOME A TYPHOON AS IT PASSES
THROUGH THE MARIANAS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...CAN PRODUCE HEAVY
RAINFALL OF 8 TO 12 INCHES ACROSS THE AREA. THIS RAINFALL AMOUNTS
WILL CAUSE LOCAL FLOODING IN URBAN AND LOW-LYING AREAS...AND FLASH
FLOODING NEAR RIVERS AND STREAMS. IF CHAN-HOM SLOWS DOWN WHILE
MOVING THROUGH THE MARIANAS...HIGHER RAINFALL AMOUNTS AND LONGER
FLOODING ARE POSSIBLE.

CLEAR ANY CLOGGED STORM DRAINS IN YOUR AREA AND MONITOR WATER LEVELS
IF YOU LIVE NEAR RIVERS AND STREAMS. LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGERS SHOULD
PLAN TO ALLOCATE RESOURCES. STAY ALERT ON THIS DEVELOPING SITUATION
AS FLASH FLOOD WATCHES/WARNINGS MIGHT BE ISSUED LATER WHEN NECESSARY.

$$

W. AYDLETT/CHAN



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