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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
FLOOD ADVISORY
754 PM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

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PALM BEACH FL-GLADES FL-HENDRY FL-
754 PM EDT MON JUL 14 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM EDT FOR WEST
CENTRAL PALM BEACH...SOUTHERN GLADES AND NORTHEASTERN HENDRY
COUNTIES...

AT 749 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT BEEN
PRODUCING HEAVY RAINS OVER THE AREA HAVE DISSIPATED THIS EVENING WITH
ONLY RAIN SHOWERS REMAINING IN THE AREA. HOWEVER...RAINFALL AMOUNTS
BETWEEN 2 TO 4 INCHES HAS FALLEN OVER THE AREA FROM THE THUNDERSTORMS...
AND RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TENTH TO QUARTER OF AN INCH CAN STILL OCCUR WITH
THE SHOWERS. THIS WILL AGGRAVATE THE MINOR STREET FLOODING IN THE AREA.
THEREFORE...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM EDT THIS
EVENING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CLEWISTON...LAKE HARBOR AND HARLEM. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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