Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
801 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

FLC069-117-127-220100-
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SEMINOLE-LAKE-VOLUSIA-
801 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EXTREME EAST CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CASSIA...
  NORTHWESTERN SEMINOLE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...LAKE MARY...
  SOUTH CENTRAL VOLUSIA COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF DEBARY...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT.

* AT 756 PM EDT...WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY
RAIN HAS FALLEN WITH A LINE OF STRONG STORMS CENTERED I-4 BETWEEN
LAKE MARY AND DEBARRY AND STATE ROUTE 46 BETWEEN MOUNT PLYMOUTH AND
LAKE MONROE.  RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES UP TO 4 INCHES HAVE FALLEN
OVER THE PAST HOUR AND AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE
AS THESE STORMS WEAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS HEAVY RAINFALL IS CAUSING OR IS LIKELY TO
CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS. EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL CAUSE
TEMPORARY FLOODING OF URBAN AREAS...SUCH AS HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
INTERSECTIONS AS WELL AS POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.
MINOR FLOODING MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY LANE OR ROAD CLOSURES BUT THE
THREAT OF WATER ENTERING HOMES AND BUSINESSES IS LOW.

MOTORISTS SHOULD DEACTIVATE CRUISE CONTROL AND SLOW DOWN IN HEAVY
RAINFALL TO REDUCE THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING. LEAVE SAFE DISTANCE
BETWEEN OTHER VEHICLES.

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 2893 8146 2887 8122 2872 8129 2875 8142
      2878 8141 2879 8151

$$


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