Alert: Flash Flood Warning issued December 24 at 5:59AM CST expiring December 24 at 9:00AM CST by NWS Tallahassee FL

Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS Tallahassee FL
Issued: 2014-12-24T05:59:56-06:00
Expires: 2014-12-24T09:00:00-06:00
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 9:00 AM CST. Avoid flood areas. Check local media. -NWS
Description: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
NORTHWESTERN GADSDEN COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
NORTH CENTRAL LIBERTY COUNTY IN FLORIDA…
EASTERN CALHOUN COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF FLORIDA…
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF BLOUNTSTOWN…
SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN THE PANHANDLE OF FLORIDA…
SOUTHWESTERN DECATUR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST GEORGIA…
SOUTHEASTERN SEMINOLE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST GEORGIA…

* UNTIL 900 AM CST/1000 AM EST/

* AT 552 AM CST…THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS DETECTED FLASH
FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA. AROUND 2 TO 2.5
INCHES HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR IN THIS AREA AND ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL IS HEADED INTO THE AREA SOON. EVENT TOTAL RAINFALL IN THIS
AREA SO FAR IS AROUND 6 INCHES.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
CHATTAHOOCHEE…BLOUNTSTOWN…AND TORREYA STATE PARK.
Instruction: MOVE AWAY FROM RISING WATER TO HIGHER GROUND! MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR
IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADS.
REMEMBER…TURN AROUND…DON’T DROWN.

Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Immediate
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Likely
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Decatur; Seminole; Liberty; Jackson; Calhoun; Gadsden

Message Identifier: NWS-141029-675625-646848
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings