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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:11 AM EDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
north central Sussex County in southern Delaware...
southern Kent County in central Delaware...

* until 515 am EDT.

* At 111 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Milford, Harrington, Bowers, Viola, Big Stone Beach, Felton,
Frederica, Houston and Riverview.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3902 7569 3908 7537 3905 7537 3901 7533
      3893 7529 3890 7526 3887 7568


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:11 AM EDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly NJ has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
north central Sussex County in southern Delaware...
southern Kent County in central Delaware...

* until 515 am EDT.

* At 111 am EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has
already fallen.

* Some locations that could experience flooding include...
Milford, Harrington, Bowers, Viola, Big Stone Beach, Felton,
Frederica, Houston and Riverview.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3902 7569 3908 7537 3905 7537 3901 7533
      3893 7529 3890 7526 3887 7568


Mps