832  
WGUS82 KTBW 212224  
FLSTBW  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA RUSKIN FL  
624 PM EDT THU JUN 21 2018  
 
FLC027-049-055-212345-  
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HIGHLANDS FL-HARDEE FL-DESOTO FL-  
624 PM EDT THU JUN 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
HIGHLANDS COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL FLORIDA...  
SOUTHEASTERN HARDEE COUNTY IN CENTRAL FLORIDA...  
EASTERN DESOTO COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL FLORIDA...  
 
* UNTIL 745 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 621 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED PERSISTENT HEAVY  
RAIN DUE TO SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL LIKELY  
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. 2 TO 4 INCHES  
OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN IN SPOTS FROM THESE SLOW  
MOVING STORMS.  
 
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA THROUGH  
8 PM EDT. LOCALIZED FLOODING OF STREETS AND LOW LYING AREAS  
IS OCCURRING OR WILL LIKELY BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 
A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED, OR PONDING  
OF WATER ON STREETS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2721 8116 2720 8117 2720 8123 2705 8135  
2704 8178 2750 8176 2751 8120 2749 8121  
2744 8114 2741 8114 2740 8113 2738 8110  
2738 8107 2735 8103 2734 8105 2730 8103  
2729 8100 2726 8100 2723 8098 2721 8094  
 

 
 
TBW  
 
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