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
1034 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

FLC057-101-103-032030-
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HILLSBOROUGH FL-PASCO FL-PINELLAS FL-
1034 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  SOUTHWESTERN PASCO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  NORTHERN PINELLAS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 1032 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN. SIGNIFICANT FLOODING HAS BEEN
  REPORTED IN THE WARNING AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 7 INCHES
  HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TAMPA...CLEARWATER...LARGO...TEMPLE TERRACE...NEW PORT RICHEY...
  HUDSON...LUTZ...HOLIDAY...BRANDON...TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...
  EGYPT LAKE-LETO...UNIVERSITY...LAND O LAKES...EAST LAKE...GREATER
  NORTHDALE...PALM RIVER-CLAIR MEL...JASMINE ESTATES...PALM HARBOR...
  TOWN `N` COUNTRY AND CITRUS PARK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

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 2793 8282 2807 8279 2806 8282 2808 8277
      2815 8279 2837 8270 2837 8238 2820 8232
      2817 8206 2808 8206 2802 8220 2790 8225
      2784 8238 2794 8244 2788 8249 2804 8268
      2793 8272 2792 8280 2792 8284

$$


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