Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
946 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

FLC031-270245-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DUVAL FL-
946 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN DUVAL COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 1045 PM EDT

* AT 942 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING
  ALONG MCCOY CREEK AND MCCOY CREEK BLVD.

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN MCCOY CREEK AND MCCOY CREEK BLVD FROM
HOLLYBROOK PARK  TO NIXON STREET. THE FLOOD CREST IS EXPECTED TO
REACH HOLLYBROOK PARK BY 11 PM. THERE ARE REPORTS CARS WERE STRANDED
AND ONE CAR WITH FOUR PEOPLE IN THE CAR FLOATED TWO BLOCKS AND WAS
SWEPT TOWARD THE CREEK

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS DO NOT
ENTER MCCOY CREEK BLVD OR CROSS THE CREEK AT LELAND OR KING STREETS.
MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. FLOODING WILL SUBSIDE OVERNIGHT.

&&

LAT...LON 3033 8168 3032 8168 3032 8170 3033 8170

$$

SANDRIK



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