Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
618 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

FLC015-071-310015-
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CHARLOTTE FL-LEE FL-
618 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN CHARLOTTE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN FLORIDA...
  EASTERN LEE COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 617 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CAPE CORAL...FORT MYERS...BONITA SPRINGS...OLGA...CYPRESS LAKE...
  PINE MANOR...BUCKINGHAM...THREE OAKS...EAST DUNBAR...SOUTHWEST
  FLORIDA AIRPORT...SAN CARLOS PARK...IONA...PALMONA PARK...LOCHMOOR
  WATERWAY ESTATES...VILLAS...MCGREGOR...HARLEM HEIGHTS...FORT MYERS
  VILLAS...PAGE PARK AND SUNCOAST ESTATES.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2634 8185 2635 8184 2637 8184 2636 8187
      2639 8187 2638 8184 2642 8185 2642 8187
      2645 8186 2646 8187 2644 8190 2640 8187
      2649 8201 2669 8200 2678 8166 2632 8169
      2632 8181

$$

RAG


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