Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
116 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

FLC085-111-282015-
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ST. LUCIE FL-MARTIN FL-
116 PM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN ST. LUCIE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...
  EASTERN MARTIN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 315 PM EST

* AT 113 PM EST...PUBLIC AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT CONTINUED TO
  REPORT FLOODING OF SEVERAL ROADWAYS FROM PORT SAINT LUCIE
  SOUTHWARD INTO PALM CITY AND STUART AREAS FROM EXCESSIVE HEAVY
  RAINFALL THIS MORNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO 6 TO 7 INCHES HAVE
  BEEN REPORTED IN SOME LOCATIONS. WHILE THE HEAVIER RAIN HAS
  ENDED...ANY FLOODING WILL BE SLOW TO SUBSIDE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PORT SAINT LUCIE...WALTON...STUART...PALM CITY AND PORT SALERNO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2697 8014 2696 8014 2696 8040 2731 8037
      2731 8026 2722 8021 2721 8026 2720 8025
      2720 8022 2719 8021 2721 8021 2719 8019
      2717 8020 2716 8017 2698 8008

$$

WEITLICH



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