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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:39 PM EDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of east central Florida, including the following
areas, Indian River, Martin, northern Brevard County,
Okeechobee, southern Brevard County, and St. Lucie.

* Through Monday evening

* deep tropical moisture will remain in the wake of Alberto and
keep high rain chances in the forecast through Monday night.
Individual periods of showers and isolated thunderstorms with
heavy downpours will be capable of producing 2 to 3 inches of
rain in a short period. In areas that see multiple rounds of
showers and thunderstorms, total rainfall amounts could reach 4
to 6 inches by Monday night.

* Heavy rainfall will have the potential to cause flooding on
roadways and in low-lying and poor drainage areas particularity
in areas that received heavy rainfall over the past several
weeks. Do not drive across flooded roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be
alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to
flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop.



Ulrich



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:39 PM EDT May. 27, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of east central Florida, including the following
areas, Indian River, Martin, northern Brevard County,
Okeechobee, southern Brevard County, and St. Lucie.

* Through Monday evening

* deep tropical moisture will remain in the wake of Alberto and
keep high rain chances in the forecast through Monday night.
Individual periods of showers and isolated thunderstorms with
heavy downpours will be capable of producing 2 to 3 inches of
rain in a short period. In areas that see multiple rounds of
showers and thunderstorms, total rainfall amounts could reach 4
to 6 inches by Monday night.

* Heavy rainfall will have the potential to cause flooding on
roadways and in low-lying and poor drainage areas particularity
in areas that received heavy rainfall over the past several
weeks. Do not drive across flooded roadways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be
alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to
flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop.



Ulrich