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Displaying AFOS PIL: FLWIWX Received: 2017-10-14 18:31 UTC


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FLWIWX

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
231 PM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

MIC021-027-150030-
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Cass MI-Berrien MI-
231 PM EDT SAT OCT 14 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana  has issued a

* Flood Warning for Urban Areas and Small Streams in...
  Northern Cass County in southwestern Michigan...
  Berrien County in southwestern Michigan...

* Until 830 PM EDT Saturday

* At 226 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated 
  that heavy rain had already fallen over the area and more rain was 
  approaching. The additional heavy rain will cause flooding of low 
  lying areas including culverts, parking lots and underpasses. 
  Smaller creeks and streams will likely rise out of their banks as 
  well. Up to three inches of rain has already fallen and another 1 
  to 3 inches are possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, Dowagiac, Fair Plain, Benton Heights,
  Bridgman, Berrien Springs, Watervliet, Coloma, Stevensville,
  Shorewood-Tower Hill, Paw Paw Lake, Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert,
  Lake Michigan Beach, Sodus, Riverside, Baroda, Shoreham, Eau Claire
  and Union Pier.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks...streams and culverts can 
become unstable and unsafe.

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LAT...LON 4207 8622 4206 8576 4206 8578 4182 8670
      4224 8637 4224 8623

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