Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
358 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

FLC069-095-042200-
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ORANGE FL-LAKE FL-
358 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  SOUTHWESTERN LAKE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 352 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A LINE
  OF SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS STRETCHING FROM ORLANDO NORTHWEST TO
  LEESBURG. RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE UP TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE PAST HOUR. AN
  ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
  STORMS BEFORE THEY WEAKEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LEESBURG...WINTER GARDEN AND WINTER PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 2886 8195 2868 8146 2864 8146 2864 8137
      2863 8133 2861 8132 2860 8126 2844 8140
      2866 8195

$$

WEITLICH


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