Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
611 PM MST THU AUG 21 2014

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IMPERIAL CA-
611 PM PDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL IMPERIAL COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...IMPERIAL...EL CENTRO...CALEXICO...
  BRAWLEY...

* UNTIL 915 PM PDT

* AT 610 PM PDT...EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES WHICH
FELL EARLIER IN THE DAY HAS CAUSED THE CLOSURE OF NUMEROUS ROADS IN
THE AREA...INCLUDING HIGHWAY 78 EAST OF BRAWLEY. TRAVEL AROUND THE
CALEXICO...EL CENTRO...BRAWLEY...AND GLAMIS AREAS MAY BE DIFFICULT
OR IMPOSSIBLE THIS EVENING DUE TO FLOODING.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3283 11567 3304 11561 3305 11526 3312 11498
      3307 11487 3297 11481 3293 11520 3284 11540
      3267 11534 3266 11549 3266 11560

$$

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