Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
255 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

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BREVARD FL-
255 PM EDT WED JUL 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL BREVARD COUNTY IN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 252 PM EDT...RADAR ESTIMATES AND PUBLIC REPORTS SHOW HEAVY RAIN
  IN THE EAU GALLIE AND MELBOURNE AREA DUE TO SLOW MOVING
  THUNDERSTORMS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN AND AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE AS ADDITIONAL STORMS MOVE IN FROM THE WEST.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MELBOURNE...SATELLITE BEACH...INDIALANTIC...WEST MELBOURNE AND
  INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 2813 8060 2812 8062 2808 8060 2808 8069
      2820 8069 2818 8063 2817 8062 2817 8065
      2816 8061 2815 8064 2815 8061 2813 8062
      2814 8061 2814 8060 2820 8062 2820 8059
      2808 8056

$$

WEITLICH


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