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Flash Flood Warning

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WGUS55 KBYZ 090110
FFWBYZ
MTC065-090500-
/O.NEW.KBYZ.FF.W.0044.130909T0110Z-130909T0500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
710 PM MDT SUN SEP 8 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  MUSSELSHELL COUNTY IN CENTRAL MONTANA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM MDT

* AT 710 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING 
  VERY HEAVY RAIN WERE APPROACHING THE DAHL...WILSON...AND DELPHIA 
  BURN SCARS. AN INCH OR MORE OF RAIN MAY FALL IN A SHORT TIME AS 
  STORMS MOVE ACROSS THE BURN SCARS THIS EVENING. FLASH FLOODING 
  WILL RESULT. 

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCARS WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW. 
THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER 
LOOSE MATERIALS. 

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DELPHIA AND KLEIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE 
DANGERS OF FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

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LAT...LON 4636 10798 4632 10806 4620 10860 4632 10876
      4654 10815

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CJS