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Message 2c7f2dcc-42f7-4bc1-b1fe-816bf028d68f from ABMS_Met_Office sent at 19:11:56 on 2020-07-29
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Flash Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Effect for Antigua and Barbuda Until 6 pm Today
At 2:30 pm, radar indicated heavy showers from Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine affecting the area. Rainfall rates of greater than 40 mm (over 1.60 in) per hour will cause minor flash flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Streams, creeks and drains may be elevated or even overflow into streets and flash-flood-prone areas; however, property damage, if any, will be minimal. Potential Impacts: Little to none. A flash flood advisory means that streams, creeks and drains may be elevated or even overflowing into streets and flood prone areas; however, property damage, if any, will be minimal.
Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the roadway. Report severe weather to the Met Office. Stay tuned to updates coming out of the Met Office via antiguamet.com.
ABMS Met Office at 462-3017, if confirmation of this message is needed.
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Immediate / Minor / Observed
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