Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
917 PM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

MNC061-071-050715-
/O.NEW.KDLH.FA.Y.0011.150905T0217Z-150905T0715Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ITASCA MN-KOOCHICHING MN-
917 PM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH MN HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAPID RISES FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ITASCA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL KOOCHICHING COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...

* UNTIL 215 AM CDT

* AT 915 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SCENIC STATE PARK...BIGFORK...EFFIE...SQUAW LAKE...OSLUND...SAND
  LAKE...MAX...WIRT...WHITEFISH LAKE...CRAIGVILLE AND COON LAKE.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4803 9360 4786 9332 4762 9377 4759 9426
      4788 9413

$$

BJT



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