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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:43 PM AST on August 23, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 am AST Wednesday
through Wednesday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* for all Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

* From 2 am AST Wednesday through Wednesday evening

* a strong tropical wave is forecast to move across the region
on Wednesday... increasing shower and thunderstorm activity
across the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. All interests
should monitor the progress of the evolution of this weather
scenario.

* The potential of flooding rains is high for Puerto Rico and
the U.S. Virgin Islands. Rainfall totals between 2 and 4
inches with locally higher amounts are possible with this
strong tropical wave. Localized flash flooding... landslides
and Rockfall in areas of steep terrain are likely in areas of
heavy rainfall. At this time... the areas more prone to flash
flooding are the U.S. Virgin Islands and the eastern half of
Puerto Rico.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Arizona - Flash Flood Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report
California - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Michigan - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Oregon - Record Report
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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