Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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000 WGUS51 KGYX 160341 FFWGYX NHC001-003-013-017-160645- /O.NEW.KGYX.FF.W.0014.140716T0341Z-140716T0645Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED FLASH FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME 1141 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY MAINE HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... BELKNAP COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE... THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...MEREDITH...LACONIA... MERRIMACK COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE... THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...HENNIKER...FRANKLIN...CONCORD... NORTHWESTERN STRAFFORD COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE... SOUTHERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE... * UNTIL 245 AM EDT * AT 1132 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED FLASH FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA. AS MUCH AS 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED WITHIN THE WARNED AREA. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING INTO THESE SAME LOCATIONS FROM THE SOUTHWEST. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN COULD FALL...IN AS LITTLE AS ONE HOUR WITH THIS SECOND ROUND OF STORMS. * LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WOLFEBORO...TILTON-NORTHFIELD...GILMANTON AND ALTON PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN. && LAT...LON 4304 7151 4306 7153 4305 7164 4315 7168 4311 7185 4321 7192 4375 7142 4353 7098 4326 7123 4327 7125 4319 7130 4302 7145 $$ LEGRO

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