Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
115 PM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

FLC061-081815-
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INDIAN RIVER-
115 PM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN INDIAN RIVER COUNTY IN FLORIDA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SEBASTIAN HIGHLANDS...SEBASTIAN...
  VERO BEACH ESTATES

* UNTIL 215 PM EDT.

* AT 113 PM EDT...WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED VERY HEAVY
RAIN WITH NEAR 2 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION FROM SEBASTIAN TO VERO BEACH
ESTATES.  RECENT HEAVY RAIN THE PAST FEW DAYS HAS CAUSED SATURATED
GROUNDS IN THIS AREA...SO STANDING WATER PROBLEMS IN POORLY DRAINED
AREAS WILL LIKELY BE AGGRAVATED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 2762 8041 2761 8059 2781 8059 2782 8046

$$
RL




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