Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
429 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL STUTSMAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 730 PM CDT

* AT 426 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS
  WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER THE CITY OF JAMESTOWN. LOCAL LAW
  ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THREE TO SIX INCHES OF WATER ON
  CITY ROADS IN PARTS OF JAMESTOWN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE
  THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR ON CITY STREETS AND LOW LYING AREAS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT
  WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...JAMESTOWN.


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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4692 9860 4686 9859 4685 9866 4686 9877
      4694 9873 4695 9866

$$

HEINERT







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