Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
610 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

FLC053-057-081-101-103-105-119-031315-
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HILLSBOROUGH FL-SUMTER FL-HERNANDO FL-PASCO FL-POLK FL-MANATEE FL-
PINELLAS FL-
610 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  SOUTHWESTERN SUMTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  EASTERN HERNANDO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  EASTERN PASCO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  WESTERN POLK COUNTY IN CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  NORTHWESTERN MANATEE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  PINELLAS COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 915 AM EDT

* AT 609 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TAMPA...CLEARWATER...LARGO...BRADENTON...PINELLAS PARK...PLANT
  CITY...TEMPLE TERRACE...SEMINOLE...ZEPHYRHILLS...PALMETTO...
  BROOKSVILLE...DADE CITY...LUTZ...SAINT PETERSBURG...BRANDON...
  DOWNTOWN SAINT PETERSBURG...FISH HAWK...ST. PETERSBURG...ST. PETE
  BEACH AND ANNA MARIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2808 8283 2807 8282 2817 8280 2817 8243
      2866 8241 2851 8206 2766 8208 2739 8265
      2760 8276 2755 8257 2758 8256 2757 8262
      2782 8239 2804 8268 2803 8269 2782 8259
      2761 8274 2762 8274

$$

RD


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