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WGUS82 KTAE 161452
FLSTAE

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1052 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

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BAKER GA-MILLER GA-
1052 AM EDT THU APR 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN BAKER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN GEORGIA...
  NORTHEASTERN MILLER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 1245 PM EDT

* AT 1049 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS EASTER MILLER
  COUNTY. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. TWO
  TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BELLVIEW AND COOKTOWN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT HOUR.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 8450 3112 8465 3124 8466 3125 8451

$$

38-GODSEY



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