Sumter Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:38 PM EDT Aug. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Flood Warning for homes in the vicinity of the little Withlacoochee
River in...
southwestern Sumter County in central Florida...
east central Hernando County in west central Florida...

* until 830 PM EDT Tuesday.

* At 836 PM EDT, although river levels have continued to slowly
fall, some flooding will continue along the little Withlacoochee
River into Tuesday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding near homes
along portions of the little Withlacoochee River between I-75 and
U.S. 301. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads.
Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 2858 8220 2857 8217 2858 8215 2856 8216
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