Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
953 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

FLC085-111-150345-
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ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
953 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN MARTIN COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  SOUTHWESTERN ST. LUCIE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT.

* AT 949 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN ACROSS EXTREME NORTHWEST MARTIN COUNTY AND SOUTHWEST
SAINT LUCIE COUNTY WHERE DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE TWO TO
THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN LATE THIS EVENING. SLOW MOVING
SHOWER AND LIGHTNING STORMS WILL PRODUCE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES LEADING TO FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AND
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS ACROSS MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHWEST SAINT
LUCIE AND NORTHWEST MARTIN COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2704 8065 2705 8066 2710 8067 2712 8068
      2741 8068 2738 8043 2720 8048

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