Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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WGUS83 KBIS 282230
FLSBIS

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
530 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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LAMOURE ND-DICKEY ND-
530 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  EASTERN LAMOURE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA...
  CENTRAL AND EASTERN DICKEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM CDT THURSDAY

* AT 523 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  PERSITENT THUNDERSTORMS. THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENNG THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AND MOVE OVER EASTERN LAMOURE AND DICKEY
  COUNTIES. THE HEAVY RAIN FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND
  SMALL STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT
  IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR HAS
  ESTIMATED UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OAKES...ELLENDALE...LAMOURE...MARION...VERONA...FULLERTON...
  LUDDEN...GRAND RAPIDS...MONANGO...BERLIN...GUELPH AND GLOVER.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4594 9871 4628 9872 4663 9833 4663 9804
      4628 9804 4628 9801 4615 9800 4594 9801

$$

ABELING



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