Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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FLSBIS

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
1103 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

NDC013-023-202030-
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BURKE ND-DIVIDE ND-
1103 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR EAST CENTRAL DIVIDE AND
NORTHWESTERN BURKE COUNTIES UNTIL 330 PM CDT...

AT 1103 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS EARLIER THIS MORNING HAD PRODUCED AROUND 2 TO 5 INCHES
OF RAINFALL. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS
AFTERNOON.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF EAST CENTRAL DIVIDE AND
NORTHWESTERN BURKE COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE TOWNS OF COLUMBUS AND
LIGNITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK ND.

&&

LAT...LON 4900 10249 4886 10239 4870 10301 4883 10302

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