Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
143 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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JEFF DAVIS GA-COFFEE GA-
143 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE
  AREAS IN...
  COFFEE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...DOUGLAS...BROXTON...AMBROSE...
  JEFF DAVIS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAZLEHURST...

* UNTIL 345 AM EDT

* AT 141 AM EDT WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN
FROM SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THAT WILL PRODUCE 2 TO 4
INCHES OF STORM TOTAL RAINFALL OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE BIGGEST
IMPACTED AREAS WILL BE ALONG THE U.S. HIGHWAY 221 CORRIDOR FROM
DOUGLAS TO HAZLEHURST. SECONDARY DIRT ROADS MAY BECOME IMPASSABLE
DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL.

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND DONT DROWN.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3197 8243 3188 8243 3184 8246 3184 8252
      3175 8252 3174 8255 3173 8253 3167 8257
      3167 8263 3158 8263 3145 8271 3142 8314
      3147 8316 3149 8311 3161 8306 3167 8300
      3179 8299 3179 8287 3193 8268 3198 8249

$$

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