Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
224 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

MDC045-300631-
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WICOMICO MD-
224 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR
SOUTHWESTERN WICOMICO COUNTY...

THE FLOOD ADVISORY HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO AN AREAL FLOOD WARNING.

LAT...LON 3810 7555 3810 7586 3813 7579 3814 7579
      3815 7584 3814 7587 3813 7587 3815 7589
      3815 7593 3812 7594 3818 7595 3822 7583
      3823 7582 3824 7584 3825 7580 3828 7577
      3827 7570 3829 7569 3828 7562

$$

MDC039-300800-
/O.CON.KAKQ.FA.Y.0078.000000T0000Z-160930T0800Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SOMERSET MD-
224 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
400 AM EDT FOR NORTHERN SOMERSET COUNTY...

AT 221 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE HEAVIEST RAIN HAS
LIFTED NORTH AND EAST OF THE ADVISORY AREA...BUT URBAN AND SMALL
STREAM FLOODING IS STILL EXPECTED TO PERSIST. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF
RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
PRINCESS ANNE...UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE...WESTOVER...
WEST POCOMOKE...UPPER FAIRMOUNT...DAMES QUARTER...ORIOLE...UPPER
HILL...MANOKIN...CHAMP...COKESBURY...MONIE...WIDGEON...EDEN...ALLEN
AND MOUNT VERNON.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3810 7555 3810 7586 3813 7579 3814 7579
      3815 7584 3814 7587 3813 7587 3815 7589
      3815 7593 3812 7594 3818 7595 3822 7583
      3823 7582 3824 7584 3825 7580 3828 7577
      3827 7570 3829 7569 3828 7562

$$

MINNICK



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