Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
640 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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DESOTO FL-HARDEE FL-HIGHLANDS FL-SARASOTA FL-CHARLOTTE FL-
640 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN HARDEE COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  DESOTO COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF ARCADIA

  SOUTHWESTERN HIGHLANDS COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LAKE PLACID

  CHARLOTTE COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PORT CHARLOTTE...PUNTA GORDA

  EASTERN SARASOTA COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF NORTH PORT


* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 641 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
RAINFALL RATES OF TWO INCHES PER HOUR ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS
OVER THE ADVISED AREA...LOCALIZED FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP CHILDREN FROM BEING SWEPT AWAY IN FLOODED DITCHES AND DRAINS.
FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR AND MAY STALL YOUR
VEHICLE. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP
VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2706 8134 2702 8142 2703 8155 2697 8156
      2679 8201 2687 8207 2689 8210 2692 8210
      2694 8207 2695 8211 2692 8213 2715 8234
      2721 8223 2721 8206 2731 8206 2754 8165
      2743 8127

$$


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