Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
704 PM EDT SAT JUL 5 2014

FLC041-060100-
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GILCHRIST FL-
704 PM EDT SAT JUL 5 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHERN GILCHRIST COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF TRENTON...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 703 PM EDT...WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF
STRONG AND SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL
OVER TRENTON AND AREAS ALONG STATE ROAD 26 BETWEEN TRENTON AND
NEW BERRY. THERE HAVE BEEN DOPPLER ESTIMATES OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
IN THE PAST HOUR MOSTLY EAST OF TRENTON...BUT ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS OF
2 INCHES IS LIKELY FROM THESE THESE STORMS INCLUDING TRENTON WHICH
WILL CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.
ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF
CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.
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. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. MAKE THE
SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
STATIONS...OR CABLE TELEVISION FOR ANY UPDATES. FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE
WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

&&

LAT...LON 2963 8284 2965 8278 2967 8274 2959 8273
      2958 8277 2960 8281

$$

PETERSON








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