140  
WGUS83 KMQT 102306  
FLSMQT  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
606 PM CDT THU AUG 10 2017  
 
MIC043-109-110200-  
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DICKINSON MI-MENOMINEE MI-  
606 PM CDT THU AUG 10 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN DICKINSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
NORTHWESTERN MENOMINEE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
 
* UNTIL 900 PM CDT  
 
* AT 600 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW  
MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING.  
OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR  
ESTIMATES OVER THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY OCCURRED 7 MILES  
TO THE NORTHEAST OF VULCAN, ALONG AND TO THE EAST OF FOSTER CITY  
ROAD. THE MAIN RIVER IMPACTED HAS BEEN THE STURGEON RIVER IN  
EASTERN DICKINSON COUNTY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
NORWAY, LA BRANCHE, WAUCEDAH, LORETTO AND VULCAN.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OVER AN INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS  
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 
A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED, OR PONDING  
OF WATER IN IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4573 8786 4575 8788 4576 8797 4577 8797  
4596 8758 4588 8747 4570 8781  
 

 
 
JLA  
 
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