Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
324 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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ATKINSON GA-COFFEE GA-
324 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN ATKINSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...
  SOUTHWESTERN COFFEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 322 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF
  THE AREA...WITH ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES LIKELY IN PORTIONS OF THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WILLACOOCHEE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
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 3147 8314 3147 8312 3150 8310 3149 8299
      3119 8294 3118 8305 3123 8305 3128 8303
      3131 8306 3133 8306 3134 8307 3136 8310
      3139 8311 3140 8313

$$

SHASHY



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