Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
434 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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ORANGE FL-VOLUSIA FL-SEMINOLE FL-
434 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL VOLUSIA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  WESTERN SEMINOLE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 430 PM EDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED HEAVY RAIN SOUTHWEST VOLUSIA
  AND SEMINOLE COUNTIES DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ORLANDO...DELTONA...LAKE MARY...SANFORD...APOPKA AND ALTAMONTE
  SPRINGS. ADDITIONALLY INTERSTATE 4 WILL HAVE SIGNIFICANT PONDING
  OF RAIN WATER FOR THE BEGINNING OF THE EVENING COMMUTE

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. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

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

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 2879 8147 2879 8142 2883 8142 2886 8138
      2887 8137 2889 8137 2889 8135 2892 8136
      2896 8132 2891 8113 2854 8130 2860 8158

$$

WIMMER


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