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FFWIND
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1010 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  DELAWARE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
  NORTHERN MADISON COUNTY IN CENTRAL INDIANA...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1008 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED THAT 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN
  HAD FALLEN SINCE 9 PM. THIS WAS IN ADDITION TO THE 2 TO 3 INCHES
  THAT FELL IN PARTS OF DELAWARE AND MADISON COUNTIES THIS MORNING.
  AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 1.5 INCHES IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 11 PM.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MUNCIE AND ALEXANDRIA.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES INTERSTATE 69 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 231 AND 251.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND... DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4007 8558 4015 8577 4038 8585 4038 8522
      4037 8521 4008 8521

$$

RYAN







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