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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
317 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE
GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD
LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER
THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

FLZ050-052-056-057-061-149-151-155-160-249-251-255-260-261700-
/O.CON.KTBW.FA.A.0004.000000T0000Z-141126T1700Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-INLAND SARASOTA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEARWATER...ST. PETERSBURG...
LAKELAND...WINTER HAVEN...WAUCHULA...SEBRING...AVON PARK...
ARCADIA...PORT RICHEY...HUDSON...TAMPA...APOLLO BEACH...
WESTCHASE...BRADENTON...ANNA MARIA ISLAND...VENICE...SARASOTA...
ENGLEWOOD...DADE CITY...ZEPHYRHILLS...BRANDON...PLANT CITY...
SUN CITY CENTER...PARRISH...LAKEWOOD RANCH...MYAKKA CITY...
NORTH PORT
317 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL
  PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS...
  INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND
  SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK.

* UNTIL NOON EST TODAY

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED
  ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD
  PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING.

* ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE
  THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING IS POSSIBLE DURING THE NEXT
24 TO 36 HOURS. RESIDENTS LIVING IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD TAKE
ACTION TO PROTECT PROPERTY.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR FURTHER
UPDATES.

&&

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1121 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH NOON
WEDNESDAY FOR MUCH OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...

FLZ041-044>047-053-141-144-147-261700-
/O.NEW.KMLB.FA.A.0002.141125T1621Z-141126T1700Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
INLAND VOLUSIA-NORTHERN LAKE-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD-
OSCEOLA-COASTAL VOLUSIA-SOUTHERN LAKE-NORTHERN BREVARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE LAND...LEESBURG...ORLANDO...
SANFORD...MELBOURNE...PALM BAY...KISSIMMEE...ST CLOUD...
DAYTONA BEACH...CLERMONT...TITUSVILLE
1121 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH NOON WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL VOLUSIA...INLAND VOLUSIA...
  NORTHERN BREVARD...NORTHERN LAKE...ORANGE...OSCEOLA...
  SEMINOLE...SOUTHERN BREVARD AND SOUTHERN LAKE.

* THROUGH NOON WEDNESDAY

* DEEP SOUTHERLY MOISTURE AND A SLOWLY APPROACHING COLD FRONT
  MOVING SOUTHEASTWARD TOWARD EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL ALLOW
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP AND TRAIN OVER THE SAME
  AREAS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE
  EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FOUR
  ADDITIONAL INCHES WITH SOME AREAS ALONG THE I-4 CORRIDOR SEEING
  HIGHER AMOUNTS WHERE STORMS MOVE OVER THE SAME AREAS. THE THREAT
  FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE EARLY ON
  WEDNESDAY AS THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY SLOWLY DROPS THROUGH CENTRAL
  FLORIDA.

* ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WOULD BRING POTENTIAL FLOODING TO
  ROADWAYS...AND LOW-LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. AREAS THAT
  HAVE RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS WILL BE
  ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO FLOODING SHOULD HEAVY RAIN DEVELOP IN
  YOUR AREA. SMALLER CREEKS AND RIVERS MAY SEE RAPID RISES OF
  WATER WITH CONTINUED HEAVY RAINFALL LEADING TO THE POTENTIAL
  FOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

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