Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1005 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

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PUTNAM FL-ALACHUA FL-
1005 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN PUTNAM COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN FLORIDA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ALACHUA COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 1005 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  INTERLACHEN...MELROSE...HAWTHORNE...CROSS CREEK...MELROSE
  LANDING...FLORAHOME...HOLLISTER...MCINTOSH...MANNVILLE...GROVE
  PARK...JOHNSON...PUTNAM HALL AND LOCHLOOSA.

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 2943 8221 2946 8222 2946 8221 2945 8219
      2946 8219 2949 8223 2965 8220 2972 8203
      2975 8199 2975 8194 2978 8193 2980 8187
      2960 8176 2951 8193 2949 8203 2947 8206
      2945 8206 2943 8210 2943 8214 2942 8215

$$

NELSON


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