132  
WGUS43 KDTX 010657  
FLWDTX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI  
257 AM EDT WED AUG 1 2018  
 
MIC115-163-011300-  
/O.NEW.KDTX.FA.W.0003.180801T0657Z-180801T1300Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
MONROE MI-WAYNE MI-  
257 AM EDT WED AUG 1 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...  
WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN...  
 
* UNTIL 900 AM EDT WEDNESDAY.  
 
* AT 3 AM, HEAVY RAINFALL DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS LAST NIGHT HAS  
PRODUCED A SWATH OF EXCESSIVE RAINFALL ACROSS THE AREA. SPOTTER  
REPORTS INDICATE BETWEEN 2 INCHES AND 3.5 INCHES FELL ACROSS THE  
AREA, WITHIN LESS THAN 2 HOURS. WHILE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS NOT  
EXPECTED THIS MORNING, IT WILL TAKE SEVERAL HOURS FOR THE RAIN  
THAT FELL LAST NIGHT TO RECEDE.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
LIVONIA, TAYLOR, ROMULUS, FLAT ROCK, CARLETON, DOWNTOWN DETROIT,  
DETROIT, DEARBORN, WYANDOTTE, TRENTON, MAYBEE, GREENFIELD VILLAGE,  
WESTLAND, DEARBORN HEIGHTS, LINCOLN PARK, SOUTHGATE, ALLEN PARK,  
GARDEN CITY, INKSTER AND HAMTRAMCK.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL HAS CAUSED FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES  
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4197 8356 4244 8335 4245 8295 4232 8305  
4231 8309 4226 8312 4223 8315 4223 8313  
4222 8315 4222 8313 4220 8314 4194 8334  
 

 
 
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