• Flood Advisory

    FLC069-095-192030- /O.NEW.KMLB.FA.Y.0020.180519T1838Z-180519T2030Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Lake FL-Orange FL- 238 PM EDT SAT MAY 19 2018 The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for... Southern Lake County in east central Florida... Western Orange County in east central Florida... * Until 430 PM EDT. * At 236 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. Between 1 to 2 inches of rain has already fallen. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Apopka, Ocoee, Winter Garden, Tavares and Mount Dora. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area, with locally higher amounts possible. This additional rain will result in minor flooding. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. && LAT...LON 2879 8195 2879 8145 2835 8153 2835 8179 2836 8179 2836 8186 2835 8186 2835 8196 $$

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