Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
550 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

FLC003-023-312315-
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BAKER FL-COLUMBIA FL-
550 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN BAKER COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN FLORIDA...
  EAST CENTRAL COLUMBIA COUNTY IN NORTHERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 549 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OLUSTEE AND LULU.

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 3013 8259 3024 8245 3027 8232 3019 8225
      3014 8238 3014 8246 3010 8246 3008 8252

$$

NELSON



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