Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
931 AM EST TUE FEB 20 2018

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Arenac MI-Gladwin MI-Ogemaw MI-Iosco MI-
931 AM EST TUE FEB 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Arenac County in northern Michigan...
  Gladwin County in northern Michigan...
  Ogemaw County in northern Michigan...
  Iosco County in northern Michigan...

* Until 915 AM EST Wednesday

* At 930 AM EST, areas of heavy rain were occurring in the warning
  area. Radar and observations indicate that approximately one half
  inch to two inches of rain has already fallen. Water levels were
  reportedly high across the warning area with nuisance type
  flooding occurring.

* Another inch to inch and a half of rain is expected through
  tonight. Rainfall rates may locally top a half inch per hour in
  the heaviest bands. Flooding conditions are expected to worsen
  through tonight.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Alger, Oscoda, Gladwin, East Tawas, West Branch, Tawas City,
  Standish, Au Gres, Sterling, Au Sable, South Branch, Maple Ridge,
  Beaverton, Rose City, Whittemore, Omer, Twining, Turner, Skidway
  Lake and Tawas Point State Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

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LAT...LON 4419 8325 4418 8356 4406 8359 4405 8356
      4403 8343 4405 8357 4405 8365 4391 8391
      4391 8404 4400 8405 4400 8417 4383 8417
      4382 8460 4416 8461 4416 8437 4451 8437
      4451 8337 4461 8331 4461 8320

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