Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
213 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

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LOWER KEYS IN MONROE FL-
213 PM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LOWER KEYS IN MONROE COUNTY IN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 300 PM EDT

* AT 206 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE LOCAL
  STREET FLOODING ACROSS STOCK ISLAND AND KEY WEST...ESPECIALLY IN
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  KEY WEST...FLEMING KEY...SUNSET KEY AND KEY HAVEN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF OF AN INCH IS
EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.

THIS INCLUDES US 1 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 5.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS WIDESPREAD PONDING OF WATER AND STREET
FLOODING IN URBAN AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...AND STREETS AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

IF YOU OBSERVE FLOODING...CONTACT YOUR KEY WEST NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE OFFICE AT 3 0 5...2 9 5...1 3 1 6...EXTENSION 3.

LAT...LON 2452 8182 2453 8183 2458 8185 2458 8184
      2459 8183 2461 8175 2453 8171 2453 8173
      2452 8175

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FUTTERMAN


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