Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
635 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

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COLUMBIA FL-GILCHRIST FL-UNION FL-
635 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN COLUMBIA COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...
  GILCHRIST COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...
  WESTERN UNION COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 634 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEAR LULU TO FORT WHITE AND BELL. THIS WILL
  CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN WITH AN ADDITIONAL ONE INCH POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TRENTON...BELL...FORT WHITE...PALESTINE COMMUNITY...LULU...UPLAND
  PINES AND PROVIDENCE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2978 8294 2982 8291 2983 8289 2985 8289
      3015 8254 3005 8238 2994 8248 2994 8252
      2993 8253 2992 8258 2990 8258 2989 8259
      2987 8259 2986 8262 2983 8264 2983 8266
      2973 8266 2959 8278 2959 8296

$$

ZIBURA



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