Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
1105 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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LEVY FL-CITRUS FL-
1105 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LEVY COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...
  NORTHERN CITRUS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL NOON EDT

* AT 1103 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN. AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO
  TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WILLISTON...CHIEFLAND...BRONSON...BEVERLY HILLS...HOMOSASSA
  SPRINGS...CRYSTAL RIVER AIRPORT...BLACK DIAMOND...EAST BRONSON...
  WILLISTON HIGHLANDS...WILLISTON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT...INVERNESS
  HIGHLANDS NORTH...ANDREWS...HOMOSASSA...MANATTEE
  ROAD...HERNANDO... INGLIS...OTTER CREEK...BRENT WOOD...LEBANON AND
  CITRUS SPRINGS.

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 2954 8256 2948 8255 2948 8241 2922 8240
      2921 8253 2905 8253 2898 8234 2882 8239
      2879 8268 2883 8271 2879 8275 2880 8275
      2887 8272 2888 8265 2900 8276 2907 8277
      2908 8282 2917 8281 2917 8291 2959 8287

$$


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