Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area Ruskin FL
1106 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017

FLC017-075-119-231800-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Citrus FL-Sumter FL-Levy FL-
1106 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Citrus County in west central Florida...
  Northern Sumter County in central Florida...
  Southeastern Levy County in northern Florida...

* Until 100 PM EST

* At 1102 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated persistent heavy rainfall
  due to expansive thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in
  the advisory area. up to three to four inches of rain have fallen
  so far with locally higher amounts...and an additional one to two
  inches of rain may fall in the next couple of hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Inverness, Wildwood and Homosassa Springs.

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, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

&&

LAT...LON 2910 8280 2923 8240 2922 8241 2922 8243
      2918 8254 2904 8253 2905 8246 2901 8242
      2900 8236 2896 8231 2896 8196 2888 8195
      2872 8271

$$

Austin



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