Flood Advisory

FLC015-071-081-115-272000- /O.NEW.KTBW.FA.Y.0059.170827T1457Z-170827T2000Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Manatee FL-Charlotte FL-Lee FL-Sarasota FL- 1057 AM EDT SUN AUG 27 2017 The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for... Western Manatee County in west central Florida... Western Charlotte County in southwestern Florida... Western Lee County in southwestern Florida... Western Sarasota County in west central Florida... * Until 400 PM EDT * At 1055 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated showers and thunderstorms along the coast from Bradenton through Fort Myers. The activity will move inland from time to time with periods of heavy rain. This combined with past rainfall will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory area. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Cape Coral, Fort Myers, North Port, Sarasota, Bradenton, Bonita Springs, Punta Gorda, and Sarasota. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams. Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away. 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 2632 8188 2640 8199 2639 8208 2643 8219 2677 8233 2750 8274 2750 8248 2636 8166 2632 8166 $$


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