Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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WGUS84 KMOB 271943
FLSMOB

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
243 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

FLC033-272145-
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ESCAMBIA FL-
243 PM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL ESCAMBIA COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 445 PM CDT

* AT 239 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO VERY SLOW
  MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA. STORM SPOTTER AND HAM RADIO REPORTS OF OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN
  HAVE ALREADY FALLEN NORTH OF I10 IN ESCAMBIA COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PENSACOLA...FERRY PASS...BRENT...ENSLEY AND GONZALEZ.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3048 8738 3057 8738 3059 8733 3057 8722
      3056 8721 3056 8720 3054 8718 3055 8717
      3055 8716 3045 8717

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