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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:47 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* flood advisory for...
north central Nassau County in northeastern Florida...
southwestern Camden County in southeastern Georgia...
east central Charlton County in southeastern Georgia...

* until 245 PM EDT.

* At 147 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Additional rainfall of around an inch is expected over the area.
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.


Lat... Lon 3082 8169 3074 8170 3085 8200 3092 8198


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Special Statement
Issued: 2:09 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Nassau... eastern
Ware and central Charlton counties until 300 PM EDT...

At 208 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 9
miles southwest of Homeland, or 9 miles west of Folkston, moving east
at 15 mph.

Wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along with possible minor
wind damage.

Locations impacted include...
Hilliard and Folkston.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3063 8193 3074 8224 3085 8221 3083 8190
time... Mot... loc 1808z 282deg 13kt 3078 8216


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209 PM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Nassau... eastern
Ware and central Charlton counties until 300 PM EDT...

At 208 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 9
miles southwest of Homeland, or 9 miles west of Folkston, moving east
at 15 mph.

Wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along with possible minor
wind damage.

Locations impacted include...
Hilliard and Folkston.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3063 8193 3074 8224 3085 8221 3083 8190
time... Mot... loc 1808z 282deg 13kt 3078 8216


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:47 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* flood advisory for...
north central Nassau County in northeastern Florida...
southwestern Camden County in southeastern Georgia...
east central Charlton County in southeastern Georgia...

* until 245 PM EDT.

* At 147 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Additional rainfall of around an inch is expected over the area.
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.


Lat... Lon 3082 8169 3074 8170 3085 8200 3092 8198


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