782  
WGUS83 KMQT 301701  
FLSMQT  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
101 PM EDT MON SEP 30 2019  
 
MIC103-302000-  
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MARQUETTE MI-  
101 PM EDT MON SEP 30 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS  
FOR...  
CENTRAL MARQUETTE COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL UPPER MICHIGAN...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 101 PM EDT, TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN IN  
ISHPEMING DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL  
STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN  
MINOR FLOODING. UP TO ONE AND ONE HALF INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY  
FALLEN.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
MARQUETTE, ISHPEMING, PRESQUE ISLE, NEGAUNEE, WEST ISHPEMING,  
TROWBRIDGE PARK AND NATIONAL MINE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4660 8739 4653 8735 4640 8772 4661 8776  
 

 
 
KCW  
 
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