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Dearborn Police Department
Monday August 28th, 2017 :: 06:55 p.m. EDT
Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 09:45PM

The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... North central Wayne County in southeastern Michigan... Southeastern Oakland County in southeastern Michigan... Southwestern Macomb County in southeastern Michigan...

* Until 945 PM EDT

* At 648 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a persistent area of thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 3 inches have already fallen in some locations, with an additional 1 to 2 inches possible through 8 pm. This will bring the potential for flash flooding, particularly near poor drainage areas.

* There are reports of street flooding in Southfield.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Warren, Livonia, Troy, Southfield, Taylor, Pontiac, Romulus, Downtown Detroit, Detroit, Sterling Heights, Dearborn, Royal Oak, Wyandotte, Birmingham, Rochester, Westland, Farmington Hills, Rochester Hills, Dearborn Heights and Lincoln Park.

* AFFECTED AREAS: MACOMB ... OAKLAND ... WAYNE

Instructions:

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.

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Address/Location
Dearborn Police Department
16099 Michigan Ave
Dearborn, MI 48126

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 313-943-2240

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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