Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
233 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEASTERN
FLORIDA BIG BEND...

FLZ028-029-034-128-134-031200-
/O.EXT.KTAE.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
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INLAND TAYLOR-LAFAYETTE-INLAND DIXIE-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PERRY...MIDWAY...MAYO...CROSS CITY
233 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF FL AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  IN FL...COASTAL ...DIXIE AND COASTAL TAYLOR. IN NORTHWEST
  FLORIDA...INLAND DIXIE...INLAND TAYLOR AND LAFAYETTE.

* THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING IN PORTIONS OF TAYLOR
  AND DIXIE COUNTIES...WHERE RAINFALL TOTALS SINCE FRIDAY ARE
  ESTIMATED TO BE AROUND 15 INCHES ON EITHER SIDE OF THE
  STEINHATCHEE RIVER. ADDITIONAL TOTALS THROUGH TONIGHT OF 2 TO 3
  INCHES ARE LIKELY IN DIXIE COUNTY WITH ISOLATED 6 INCH AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE. TOTALS WILL BE LOWER NORTH OF DIXIE. FLASH FLOODING
  WILL REMAIN A THREAT THROUGH THE NIGHT AS LONG AS AN AREA OF LOW
  PRESSURE SPINS NEAR THE TAYLOR COUNTY COAST.

* EVEN WHERE FLASH FLOODING DOES NOT OCCUR...THERE WILL BE AREAS
  OF STANDING WATER IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND THE
  DEPTH OF THIS WATER COULD STILL RISE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED. AVOID DRIVING THROUGH
FLOODED ROADS. AS A PRECAUTION...PARK VEHICLES ON HIGHER GROUND.

&&

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18-WOOL


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