Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1027 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FLC009-060430-
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BREVARD FL-
1027 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL BREVARD COUNTY IN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT

* AT 1024 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO ONSHORE
  MOVING SQUALLS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF HAS HAVE ALREADY FALLEN
  FROM CAPE CANAVERAL TO COCOA BEACH IN SOME SPOTS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY
FLOWING WATER DISABLE A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 2829 8061 2828 8061 2833 8065 2831 8066
      2832 8067 2817 8059 2820 8061 2821 8062
      2817 8062 2813 8086 2838 8087 2841 8075
      2836 8072 2842 8072 2844 8066 2839 8066
      2848 8053

$$

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