Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
843 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

FLC057-103-280245-
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HILLSBOROUGH FL-PINELLAS FL-
843 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  SOUTHERN PINELLAS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 839 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TAMPA...PINELLAS PARK...SEMINOLE...SAINT PETERSBURG...DOWNTOWN
  SAINT PETERSBURG...ST. PETERSBURG...ST. PETE BEACH...TIERRA
  VERDE...GANDY...BAY PINES...MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE...WEST AND EAST
  LEALMAN...FEATHER SOUND...GULFPORT...TREASURE ISLAND...KENNETH
  CITY...SOUTH PASADENA...MADEIRA BEACH...REDINGTON BEACH AND NORTH
  REDINGTON BEACH.

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE. YOU CAN
ALSO TWEET YOUR REPORTS TO NWSTAMPABAY OR SHARE THEM WITH NWS TAMPA
BAY ON FACEBOOK.

&&

LAT...LON 2791 8266 2787 8259 2795 8254 2795 8244
      2791 8245 2792 8249 2783 8247 2783 8254
      2788 8254 2786 8260 2771 8263 2767 8273
      2773 8275 2774 8269 2775 8277 2783 8276
      2779 8279 2785 8283

$$

RAG



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