Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1225 PM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

FLC011-086-231915-
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BROWARD FL-MIAMI-DADE FL-
1225 PM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL BROWARD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST FLORIDA...
  EASTERN MIAMI-DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT

* AT 1216 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  ENTERING BISCAYNE BAY AND THE MIAMI METRO AREAS...WITH LOCALLY
  HEAVY RAINS POSSIBLE. HEAVY RAINFALL FROM EARLIER THIS MORNING
  RESULTED IN MINOR FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE MIAMI METRO
  AREAS. THEREFORE ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD RESULT IN
  FURTHER MINOR FLOODING ACROSS THE MIAMI METRO AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MIAMI...HIALEAH...MIRAMAR...MIAMI BEACH...HOMESTEAD...CORAL
  GABLES...KEY BISCAYNE...SOUTH MIAMI...SURFSIDE...HOMESTEAD MIAMI
  SPEEDWAY...MIAMI GARDENS...KENDALL...TURKEY POINT...THE REDLAND...
  VIRGINIA KEY...HOMESTEAD GENERAL AIRPORT...NORTH MIAMI...DORAL...
  NORTH MIAMI BEACH AND AVENTURA.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE OVER THE
ADVISORY AREA OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL
MAKE MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE.

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.


&&

LAT...LON 2577 8013 2581 8019 2577 8018 2576 8013
      2572 8015 2567 8015 2574 8023 2561 8031
      2547 8034 2538 8030 2538 8029 2524 8043
      2521 8053 2550 8055 2596 8037 2596 8012

$$

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