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WGUS53 KFGF 041115  
FFWFGF  
MNC069-089-NDC067-099-041915-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND  
615 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND FORKS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN KITTSON COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...  
NORTHWESTERN MARSHALL COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN MINNESOTA...  
SOUTHEASTERN PEMBINA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA...  
NORTHEASTERN WALSH COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH DAKOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 215 PM CDT SATURDAY.  
 
* AT 615 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
DRAYTON, JOLIETTE, BOWESMONT, ROBBIN, HERRICK AND AMERICAN CRYSTAL  
SUGAR.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
INTERSTATE 29 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 182 AND 204.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE - TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN. DON'T TRAVEL THROUGH  
FLOODED AREAS. 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.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4858 9724 4861 9736 4878 9745 4883 9725  
4880 9710 4847 9704 4849 9714 4849 9723  
4854 9722  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...0.25-2 INCHES IN 4 HOURS  
 

 
 
CJ  
 
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