Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1242 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BAYFIELD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  NORTHEASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...
  WEST CENTRAL ASHLAND COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 400 AM CDT

* AT 1240 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES 2 TO AROUND 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN SO FAR ACROSS MUCH OF THE WARNED AREA...WITH THUNDERSTORMS
  STILL TRACKING THROUGH THE AREA. A RAIN GAUGE AT THE WHITTLESEY
  CREEK HAD 1.66 INCHES OF RAIN OVER THE PAST HOUR.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ASHLAND...BARKSDALE...BARNES...BAYFIELD...BENOIT...BLUEBERRY...
  BRULE...CORNUCOPIA...DRUMMOND...HERBSTER...INO...IRON RIVER...LA
  POINTE...LAKE NEBAGAMON...MAPLE...MASON...MOQUAH...OULU...PORT
  WING...RED CLIFF...WAINO AND WASHBURN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 4618 9154 4632 9155 4639 9169 4654 9182
      4665 9168 4679 9143 4693 9091 4693 9079
      4678 9067 4674 9078 4671 9073 4661 9071
      4615 9145

$$
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