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Flash Flood Warning

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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 272237

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MTC111-280130-

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/



BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED

Flash Flood Warning

National Weather Service Billings MT

437 PM MDT FRI JUL 27 2018



The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a



* Flash Flood Warning for...

  Southwestern Yellowstone County in south central Montana...



* Until 730 PM MDT.



* At 437 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing

  heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to

  begin shortly.



* Some locations that will experience flooding include...

  Billings, Lockwood, Billings Heights and Billings West End. 



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.



Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you

can do so safely.



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LAT...LON 4587 10843 4570 10836 4566 10862 4584 10867



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Chambers



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