Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN ND/GRAND FORKS ND
1213 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

MNC027-107-119-NDC097-272230-
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POLK MN-NORMAN MN-CLAY MN-TRAILL ND-
1213 PM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL POLK COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  NORMAN COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  NORTHWESTERN CLAY COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...
  SOUTHEASTERN TRAILL COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 1207 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE AREA. OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY
  FALLEN IN SOME PLACES, INCLUDING NEAR ADA. THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  CONTINUE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON, WITH ADDITIONAL STORMS POSSIBLE
  LATER IN THE AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ADA...HILLSBORO...FERTILE...HALSTAD...HENDRUM...GARY AND SHELLY.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 102 AND 104.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4704 9672 4715 9683 4716 9682 4718 9682
      4719 9684 4723 9684 4724 9692 4740 9708
      4755 9686 4773 9645 4750 9619 4750 9617
      4741 9607

$$

JAM


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