Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
117 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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PEND OREILLE WA-
117 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  THE TOWER FIRE BURN SCAR OF EAST CENTRAL PEND OREILLE COUNTY IN
  NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 715 AM PDT

* AT 115 AM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SUSTAINED MODERATE RAIN
  DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING AND
  POSSIBLE DEBRIS FLOWS IN THE TOWER FIRE BURN SCAR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BROWNS LAKE CAMPGROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF
CREEKS...ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES...MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP
TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4853 11705 4848 11705 4845 11711 4843 11708
      4838 11712 4844 11723 4858 11716

$$

MF


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