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If you encounter high water, do the following:

  • Move immediately to higher ground.
  • Do not get under tall trees during rain storms. Lightning may strike.
  • Avoid fast flowing water, whether on foot or in a vehicle (water depth is not always obvious).
  • Avoid contact with and do not use electrical devices.
  • Be especially careful with high water at night. Darkness may hide other hazards.