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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:45 PM EDT on August 29, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 31, 2015


... Flood Watch in effect from Sunday morning through Monday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay area - Ruskin FL has
issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of FL and Florida... including the
following in FL... coastal ... Charlotte... coastal Hernando...
coastal Hillsborough... coastal Lee... coastal Manatee... coastal
Pasco... coastal Sarasota... inland Charlotte... inland
Hernando... inland Hillsborough... inland Lee... inland Manatee...
   inland Pasco and inland Sarasota. In Florida... DeSoto...
Hardee... Highlands... Pinellas and Polk.

* From Sunday morning through Monday evening

* deep tropical moisture over the region combined with the
tropical moisture from the remnants of Erika currently over
central Cuba will create a threat for very heavy rainfall across
west central and southwest Florida through Monday. 3 to 5 inches
of rain with locally higher amounts is possible.

* Heavy rain may create significant flooding of streets... urban
areas... and low lying flood prone areas. Additional river
flooding may develop across west central Florida... and flooding
will likely be exacerbated on rivers currently in flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible during the next
24 to 36 hours. Residents living in flood prone areas should take
action to protect property.




Special Statement

Statement as of 4:17 PM EDT on August 29, 2015

Expires 5:00 PM EDT on August 29, 2015


... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southern Sumter... north
central Hillsborough... Hernando... Pasco and northern Pinellas
counties...

At 417 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near East Lake to near Wesley Chapel south to near
Dade City... and moving northwest at 10 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Spring Hill... New Port Richey... Zephyrhills... Brooksville... Dade
City... Bushnell... Hudson... Lutz... Holiday... St. Leo... Weeki Wachee...
Hernando County Airport... Land O Lakes... north Weeki Wachee...
Zephyrhills north... Jasmine estates... hill 'n Dale... South
Brooksville... Wesley Chapel south and Timber pines.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

These storms may intensify... so be certain to monitor local radio and
TV stations... as well as local cable TV outlets... for additional
information and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

Lat... Lon 2823 8275 2823 8276 2829 8272 2831 8274
      2837 8270 2840 8271 2854 8265 2875 8196
      2836 8196 2812 8237 2811 8265 2820 8278
time... Mot... loc 2017z 138deg 9kt 2816 8265 2828 8239 2843 8216

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