Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK...CORRECTION TO ISSUANCE DATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1000 AM EST THU MAR 3 2016

...SPRING FLOOD OUTLOOK FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA RIVERS...

THE LATEST STREAMFLOW INFORMATION FROM THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL
SURVEY (USGS) INDICATES THAT STREAMFLOWS ARE RUNNING NORMAL TO ABOVE
NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

THE LATEST THREE MONTH OUTLOOK FROM THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER
FOR THE PERIOD MARCH...APRIL AND MAY INDICATES AN INCREASED CHANCE
FOR ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION. HOWEVER...EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA IS IN
THE DRY SEASON THIS TIME OF YEAR AND APRIL IS CLIMATOLOGICALLY THE
DRIEST MONTH OF THE YEAR. THE TYPICAL RIVER FLOOD SEASON FOR EAST
CENTRAL FLORIDA IS THE LATE SUMMER AND EARLY FALL.

THE POTENTIAL FOR SPRING RIVER FLOODING IN EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA IS
SLIGHTLY HIGHER THAN NORMAL FOR THIS SPRING SEASON.

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