Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1025 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

WIC059-101-130530-
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RACINE WI-KENOSHA WI-
1025 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN RACINE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...
  EASTERN KENOSHA COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 1230 AM CDT

* AT 1025 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  KENOSHA...RACINE...MOUNT PLEASANT...PLEASANT PRAIRIE...
  STURTEVANT...WIND POINT...CALEDONIA...BRISTOL...ELMWOOD PARK...
  NORTH BAY AND FRANKSVILLE.

RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL
RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4284 8787 4284 8782 4278 8775 4276 8777
      4271 8777 4267 8779 4266 8781 4261 8782
      4259 8781 4252 8781 4249 8780 4250 8810

$$

GEHRING



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