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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
926 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...
  Steinhatchee River near Steinhatchee (US 19) affecting Dixie and
  Taylor Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts, and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters: Turn around. Don`t drown.

For graphical hydrologic information, please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes AHPS under current
conditions and click on your river point.

&&

FLC029-123-051326-
/O.CON.KTAE.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-150807T1847Z/
/STEF1.2.ER.150802T0204Z.150803T1830Z.150807T1247Z.UU/
926 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Steinhatchee River near Steinhatchee (US 19).
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Minor flooding will continue.
* Flood stage is 12.2 feet.
* Forecast: The river will rise slightly or remain steady before it begins
  to fall this evening. The river will likely fall below flood stage by
  Friday morning.
* Impact: At 15.7 feet: Water has flooded all of River Road NE and
  Ancient Oaks private roads up to 3 feet deep in some areas. All
  houses and mobile homes now have water flowing underneath. Water is
  also flooding property and is under some houses on Cooey Island
  near Palm Street NE.

&&

LAT...LON 2982 8335 2973 8337 2968 8343 2964 8340 2967 8333 2982 8328


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Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
953 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS TODAY AT FRANKLIN AND GULF COUNTY
BEACHES...

SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE
OF DAYS AS CONDITIONS RETURN TO A TYPICAL SUMMERTIME PATTERN
DOMINATED BY THE SEA BREEZE NEAR THE COAST. SURF HEIGHTS OF 1 TO 2
FEET ARE EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

FLZ114-115-050400-
/O.NEW.KTAE.RP.S.0062.150804T1353Z-150805T0400Z/
COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
953 AM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...UNTIL MIDNIGHT

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
944 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-051915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
HAMILTON-SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-INLAND NASSAU-INLAND DUVAL-UNION-
BRADFORD-CLAY-ST. JOHNS-GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-
COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-APPLING-
WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-COASTAL GLYNN-
ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
944 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP EACH AFTERNOON
INTO MIDWEEK WITH ADEQUATE MOISTURE AND SOUTHWESTERLY LOW LEVEL
FLOW. STEERING FLOW WILL REMAIN SOUTHWEST LATE THIS WEEK AND OVER
THE UPCOMING WEEKEND FURNISHING SCATTERED STORMS PRIMARILY OVER
FROM THE SUWANNEE VALLEY AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF INTERIOR
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON PUSHING
EASTWARD TOWARD THE COASTAL COUNTIES AND NEAR SHORE ATLANTIC
WATERS EACH AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1025 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-050400-
COASTAL VOLUSIA-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE OUT TO 20 NM-INDIAN RIVER-INLAND VOLUSIA-MARTIN-
NORTHERN BREVARD-NORTHERN LAKE-OKEECHOBEE-ORANGE-OSCEOLA-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT TO 20 NM-SEMINOLE-
SOUTHERN BREVARD-SOUTHERN LAKE-ST. LUCIE-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM-
1025 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.NOW...

THROUGH MIDNIGHT...EXCEPT FOR AN ISOLATED SHOWER HERE AND THERE...
MAINLY NEAR LEESBURG AND BLUE CYPRESS LAKE TOWARD PALM BAY AND
MALABAR...SKIES WILL BECOME PARTLY CLOUDY.

&&

ADDITIONAL DETAILS...INCLUDING GRAPHICS ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:
HTTP://WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/MLB/BLOG.PHP

$$

DS

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