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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
FLOOD ADVISORY
529 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

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MIAMI-DADE FL-
529 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL MIAMI-DADE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN FLORIDA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 525 PM EDT...A TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTED HEAVY RAIN IN 
  THE VICINITY OF WESTCHESTER DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS, ESPECIALLY ALONG 
  102ND AVENUE BETWEEN CORAL WAY AND BIRD ROAD. WATER WAS ANKLE DEEP 
  AND WAS SPLASHING ONTO THE SIDEWALKS BUT THE ROAD REMAINED 
  PASSABLE. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND 
  ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS OF AROUND ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MIAMI...KENDALL...DORAL...MIAMI SPRINGS AND SWEETWATER. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

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