Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1255 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

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LOWER KEYS IN MONROE FL-
1255 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LOWER KEYS IN MONROE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 345 PM EDT

* AT 1252 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL
  CAUSE LOCAL STREET FLOODING ACROSS MUCH OF THE LOWER
  KEYS...ESPECIALLY IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. RADAR ESTIMATES OF CLOSE
  TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS ALONG
  THIS STRETCH OF ISLANDS.

THIS INCLUDES US 1 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 38.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS WIDESPREAD PONDING OF WATER AND STREET
FLOODING IN URBAN AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS AND STREETS AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

LAT...LON 2452 8182 2454 8184 2458 8184 2463 8182
      2472 8157 2470 8125 2465 8124 2460 8141
      2461 8143 2459 8146 2459 8148 2460 8151
      2453 8172

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