Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1214 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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INDIAN RIVER FL-
1214 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN INDIAN RIVER COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 215 PM EDT

* AT 1211 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN SINCE 10 AM THIS
  MORNING.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN CAUSE MINOR FLOODING
OF LOW-LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS INCLUDING ROADWAYS ACROSS
EASTERN INDIAN RIVER COUNTY. SOME LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE VERO
BEACH...GIFFORD... WABASSO...AND SEBASTIAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 2756 8059 2781 8063 2784 8048 2766 8038
      2768 8038 2774 8040 2779 8044 2779 8042
      2782 8043 2756 8032

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