Altamonte Springs, FL (32701)

5:27 PM EDT on August 30, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 101 ft 28.66 °N, 81.36 °W | Updated 21 minutes ago

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Feels Like 87 °F
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7:02 AM 7:49 PM
Full, 98% visible
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall in
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UV 3 out of 12
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METAR KORL 302053Z 14008KT 10SM -RA FEW070 BKN090 BKN110 27/25 A2999 RMK AO2 RAB34 TSE01 SLP157 P0001 60001 T02670250 58006
Pressure 30.00 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 9000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 87 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 1.20 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KORL 302053Z 14008KT 10SM -RA FEW070 BKN090 BKN110 27/25 A2999 RMK AO2 RAB34 TSE01 SLP157 P0001 60001 T02670250 58006
Nowcast | as of 3:47 PM EDT on August 30, 2015

Through early evening. A Flood Watch remains in effect for all east central Florida counties into Monday. The local atmosphere is extremely moist and poised to produce additional heavy rain once again. Event totals through Monday may reach up to 5 to 6 inches in spots within areas of excessive rain. In fact...generous rains yesterday over the Shingle Creek basin in southwest Orange and northwest Osceola counties have swelled water levels toward action stage there. The basin will need to be monitored closely for additional heavy rain. It is expected to rise above action stage later this evening and could reach flood stage early this week if heavy rain persists. Residents need to be ready to act quickly if flood warnings are issued. This is true for many other places...especially since some areas have already received recent rainfall that has saturated the ground conditions. Never drive through places where water of unknown depth covers the Road. Bands of showers and storms will continue to develop and move across the area into this evening. Concerns continue to be heavy downpours...frequent lightning...gusty winds to 40 to 50 mph...and nuisance flooding. Movement of precipitation is towards the north to northwest. Additional details...including graphics are available online at: http://www.Srh.NOAA.Gov/mlb/blog.Php

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Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:55 AM EDT on August 30, 2015

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* east central Florida including...
Brevard... Indian River... Lake... Martin... Okeechobee...
Orange... Osceola... Seminole... St. Lucie... and Volusia County.

* Through Monday evening

* deep tropical moisture over the region combined with additional
tropical moisture from the remnants of Erika moving over the
Florida Straits and the west half of Cuba will create a threat
for very heavy rainfall across east central Florida through
Monday. Rainfall between 2 to 3 inches will be common with
local amounts between 3 and 5 inches possible.

* Heavy rain may create significant flooding of streets... urban
areas... and low lying flood prone areas.

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.



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