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8PM Update on Tropical Storm Andrea

8PM Update on Tropical Storm Andrea

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TROPICAL STORM ANDREA INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER   5A
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL       AL012013
800 PM EDT THU JUN 06 2013

...ANDREA MOVING INLAND OVER NORTHERN FLORIDA...
...WIND AND RAIN SPREADING NORTHWARD WELL AHEAD OF THE CENTER...


SUMMARY OF 800 PM EDT...0000 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...29.8N 83.0W
ABOUT 15 MI...20 KM NNE OF CROSS CITY FLORIDA
ABOUT 45 MI...70 KM W OF GAINESVILLE FLORIDA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...50 MPH...85 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NE OR 40 DEGREES AT 15 MPH...24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...992 MB...29.29 INCHES


WATCHES AND WARNINGS
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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY...

THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED WEST OF
STEINHATCHEE RIVER FLORIDA.

SUMMARY OF WATCHES AND WARNINGS IN EFFECT...

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR...
* THE WEST COAST OF FLORIDA FROM BOCA GRANDE TO STEINHATCHEE RIVER
* FLAGLER BEACH FLORIDA TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VIRGINIA
* PAMLICO AND ALBEMARLE SOUNDS
* LOWER CHESAPEAKE BAY SOUTH OF NEW POINT COMFORT

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS THAT TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED SOMEWHERE WITHIN THE WARNING AREA WITHIN 36 HOURS.

FOR STORM INFORMATION SPECIFIC TO YOUR AREA...INCLUDING POSSIBLE
INLAND WATCHES AND WARNINGS...PLEASE MONITOR PRODUCTS ISSUED BY
YOUR LOCAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT...

...PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FINAL PREPARATIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY SHOULD HAVE
ALREADY BEEN COMPLETED. IF YOU LIVE IN A MOBILE HOME...LEAVE IT
FOR MORE SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER.

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...WINDS...
MAXIMUM WINDS ARE FORECAST TO BE IN THE 25 TO 35 MPH RANGE WITH
GUSTS TO 45 MPH. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE AT AND ALONG THE
COAST...AND ACROSS AREA BRIDGES. MINOR DAMAGE MAY OCCUR TO OLDER
MOBILE HOMES. ISOLATED SMALL TREES AND SHRUBS MAY BE UPROOTED.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

...STORM SURGE AND STORM TIDE...
MINOR SALTWATER FLOODING IS POSSIBLE...MAINLY NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH
TIDE EARLY THIS EVENING AND AROUND DAYBREAK FRIDAY.

...INLAND FLOODING...
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE ENTIRE AREA. LISTEN FOR
POSSIBLE FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS FOR YOUR LOCATION...AND BE READY TO
ACT IF FLOODING RAINS OCCUR. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS TODAY THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED TO BE 3 TO 5 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF THIS MAGNITUDE WILL
LIKELY RESULT IN FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POORLY DRAINED
AREAS...ROADS AND PARKING LOTS. ROAD CLOSURES ARE POSSIBLE.

...TORNADOES...
AS ANDREA CONTINUES TO MOVE NORTHEAST TOWARD THE AREA...CONDITIONS
WILL BECOME FAVORABLE FOR ISOLATED TO PERHAPS SCATTERED TORNADOES
TONIGHT. THE GREATEST RISK WILL BE NEAR AND ALONG THE
COAST...ESPECIALLY EAST OF ROUTE 17.

 

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