Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
608 PM EDT FRI AUG 15 2014

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LEE FL-
608 PM EDT FRI AUG 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LEE COUNTY IN FLORIDA.
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...FORT MYERS...LEHIGH ACRES...CAPE
  CORAL...FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL...ESTERO...BONITA SPRINGS


* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 608 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
RAINFALL RATES UP TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR ASSOCIATED WITH
THUNDERSTORMS MOVING ACROSS LEE COUNTY...LOCALIZED FLOODING IS
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 75 BETWEEN EXITS 116 AND 143.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP CHILDREN FROM BEING SWEPT AWAY IN FLOODED DITCHES AND DRAINS.
FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR AND MAY STALL YOUR
VEHICLE. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP
VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 2632 8185 2640 8189 2647 8198 2647 8202
      2645 8201 2641 8208 2646 8217 2657 8221
      2658 8220 2651 8217 2648 8212 2660 8214
      2660 8216 2677 8190 2677 8156 2642 8156
      2641 8165 2631 8166

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