216  
WGUS53 KMQT 050704  
FFWMQT  
MIC003-043-103-051400-  
/O.NEW.KMQT.FF.W.0010.180905T0704Z-180905T1400Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
304 AM EDT WED SEP 5 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN DICKINSON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
SOUTHEASTERN MARQUETTE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
SOUTHWESTERN ALGER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 AM EDT WEDNESDAY/900 AM CDT WEDNESDAY/.  
 
* AT 300 AM EDT/200 AM CDT/, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES  
INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED  
AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND ADDITIONAL  
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. FLASH FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MUNISING, GRAND ISLAND, AU TRAIN, FELCH, CHATHAM, DEERTON, SAWYER  
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, K I SAWYER, GWINN, SKANDIA, CHRISTMAS AND  
RALPH.  
 
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.  
 
A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.  
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNED AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.  
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE  
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4631 8781 4638 8742 4646 8722 4658 8705  
4659 8694 4655 8684 4662 8672 4660 8657  
4633 8658 4633 8662 4615 8710 4616 8724  
4610 8725 4592 8792  
 

 
 
JLA  
 
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