Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
118 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 5

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LEWIS-PIERCE-
118 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING THE FOLLOWING WESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTIES...
  EASTERN LEWIS COUNTY...
  SOUTHEASTERN PIERCE COUNTY...

* UNTIL 715 PM PST.

* HEAVY RAIN LAST NIGHT AND TODAY WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN ADDITIONAL
AREAS TO THE MAJOR RIVERS IN THE WARNING AREA. THIS WILL INCLUDE
OTHER STREAMS AND CREEKS AND LOW LYING AREAS. THE HEAVIEST RAIN IS
ENDING IN THIS AREA NOW AND STREAMS WILL SOON BE CRESTING AND
BEGINNING TO FALL THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD
RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER
COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A
FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER
MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4641 12247 4673 12246 4675 12207 4686 12234
      4712 12194 4713 12166 4705 12141 4688 12155
      4670 12143 4653 12147 4642 12145

$$

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