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Flash Flood Warning

Please Note Report Date

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Note:  Be sure to pay close attention to the date and time of each warning.    
This document contains all warnings in the state so please read the
complete document.
 
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WGUS55 KBYZ 152221
FFWBYZ
MTC075-160115-
/O.NEW.KBYZ.FF.W.0010.150715T2221Z-150716T0115Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
421 PM MDT WED JUL 15 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL POWDER RIVER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MONTANA...

* UNTIL 715 PM MDT

* AT 418 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. 3 TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN.
  FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BROADUS...SONNETTE...OLIVE AND MOORHEAD. 

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

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LAT...LON 4528 10626 4566 10583 4547 10522 4523 10547
      4501 10596

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