Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
218 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

DEC001-003-MDC011-015-029-035-291015-
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NEW CASTLE DE-KENT DE-KENT MD-CECIL MD-QUEEN ANNE`S MD-CAROLINE MD-
218 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN NEW CASTLE COUNTY IN NORTHERN DELAWARE...
  KENT COUNTY IN CENTRAL DELAWARE...
  NORTHEASTERN KENT COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN CECIL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHEASTERN QUEEN ANNE`S COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MARYLAND...
  EASTERN CAROLINE COUNTY IN EASTERN MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 615 AM EDT

* AT 218 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE ADVISED AREA.
  THE HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTHWARD THROUGH THE
  REMAINDER OF THE ADVISED AREA OVER THE NEXT HOUR WITH SIMILAR RAIN
  RATES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DOVER...MIDDLETOWN...SMYRNA...DENTON...HARRINGTON...CAMDEN...
  CLAYTON...GREENSBORO...OAKLAND...RIDGELY...CHESWOLD...CECILTON...
  MILLINGTON...SUDLERSVILLE...BOWERS...GOLDSBORO...WOODSIDE...
  VIOLA...HARTLY AND HARMONY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3875 7590 3943 7589 3944 7549 3938 7547
      3939 7549 3936 7546 3913 7537 3905 7537
      3901 7534

$$

ROBERTSON



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