Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
929 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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HILLSBOROUGH FL-
929 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  NORTHEASTERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT SUNDAY

* AT 930 AM EDT...SHOWERS WITH HEAVY RAIN CONTINUED TO TRAIN OVER
  THE SAME AREA WHERE THERE WAS FLOODING YESTERDAY...AND MORE RAIN
  IS TO COME.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... TAMPA...
  PLANT CITY...TEMPLE TERRACE...BRANDON...RIVERVIEW...TAMPA
  INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK...MACDILL
  AIR FORCE BASE AND GREATER CARROLLWOOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

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.

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2817 8234 2817 8206 2800 8206 2780 8241
      2782 8239 2790 8241 2791 8245 2793 8247
      2790 8249 2782 8247 2784 8254 2794 8253
      2798 8256

$$

NOAH


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