974  
WGUS53 KMPX 180011  
FFWMPX  
MNC003-053-123-180315-  
/O.NEW.KMPX.FF.W.0002.170518T0011Z-170518T0315Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
711 PM CDT WED MAY 17 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN THE TWIN CITIES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN HENNEPIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
CENTRAL ANOKA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
NORTHWESTERN RAMSEY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MINNESOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 1015 PM CDT  
 
* AT 709 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED  
AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING  
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
NORTH MINNEAPOLIS, BROOKLYN PARK, COON RAPIDS, BLAINE, ROSEVILLE,  
ANDOVER, BROOKLYN CENTER, FRIDLEY, SHOREVIEW, NEW BRIGHTON, LINO  
LAKES AND COLUMBIA HEIGHTS.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS  
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4533 9305 4512 9312 4503 9320 4503 9334  
4533 9332  
 

 
 
DWE  
 
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