Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Mobile AL
1250 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

FLC091-113-211030-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Okaloosa FL-Santa Rosa FL-
1250 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 AM CDT FOR
OKALOOSA AND SOUTHEASTERN SANTA ROSA COUNTIES...

At 1207 AM CDT, the Okaloosa county Sheriff`s Office reported 3 feet
of water over the roadway on Okaloosa Island west of Destin.

At 1227 AM CDT, the Okaloosa county Sheriff`s Office reported flash
flooding at the intersection of Live Oak Church Road and John King
Road in Crestview.

At 1245 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated moderate rain still falling
in the warned area behind the line of stronger storms that have
moved east. Observer reports and doppler radar indicate that 3 to 6
inches of rain, with localized higher amounts have fallen over much
of the warned area.

Some locations that will continue to experience flooding include...
Wright, Fort Walton Beach, Crestview, Niceville, Destin, Eglin AFB,
Valparaiso, Mary Esther, Ocean City, Lake Lorraine, Baker, Shalimar,
Laurel Hill, Cinco Bayou, Navarre Beach and Eglin Air Force Base.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 3035 8691 3058 8682 3098 8670 3099 8639
      3046 8639 3048 8632 3039 8633 3040 8639
      3038 8640 3038 8650 3034 8650

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