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Tropical Storm Warning

Statement as of 11:30 PM EDT on August 31, 2016

Expires 7:30 AM EDT on September 01, 2016


... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 40-50 mph with gusts to 70 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: early Friday morning
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from
          the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




1130 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 40-50 mph with gusts to 70 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: early Friday morning
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from
          the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




1130 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 40-50 mph with gusts to 70 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: early Friday morning
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from
          the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




1130 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 40-50 mph with gusts to 70 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: early Friday morning
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from
          the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




557 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 55 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: Thursday evening
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has increased from the previous
          assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




557 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 55 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: Thursday evening
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has increased from the previous
          assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




557 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 55 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: Thursday evening
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has increased from the previous
          assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




557 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning remains in effect...

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 55 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: Thursday evening
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast: Flash Flood Watch is in effect
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has increased from the previous
          assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




526 PM EDT Wed Aug 31 2016

... Tropical Storm Warning in effect...

A Tropical Storm Warning means tropical storm wind conditions are
expected somewhere within this area and within the next 36 hours

* locations affected
    - Sylvester
    - Warwick

* wind
    - latest local forecast: equivalent tropical storm force wind
        - peak wind forecast: 35-45 mph with gusts to 55 mph
        - window for tropical storm force winds: Thursday evening
          until Friday afternoon

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the wind threat has increased from the previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          strong tropical storm force wind of 58 to 73 mph.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant wind impacts. Remaining efforts to secure
          properties should now be brought to completion.
        - Dangerous wind is possible. Failure to adequately shelter
          may result in serious injury, or in some cases loss of
          life. Move to safe shelter before the wind becomes
          hazardous.

    - Potential impacts: significant
        - moderate damage to frame built homes, primarily due to the
          loss of roofing and siding materials, along with damage to
          porches, awnings, carports, and sheds. Some windows and
          garage doors may fail. Mobile homes damaged, some
          significantly if unanchored. Unsecured lightweight objects
          become projectiles.
        - Several large trees uprooted; some snapped. Some large
          roadway signs blown over.
        - A few primary and some secondary roads are impassible due
          to debris.
        - Scattered power and communication outages; some locally
          significant, lasting for days.

* Flooding rain
    - latest local forecast:
        - peak rainfall amounts: additional 4-8 inches, with locally
          higher amounts

    - current threat to life and property: moderate
        - the flooding rain threat has increased from the previous
          assessment.
        - Emergency plans should include a reasonable threat for
          moderate flooding where peak rainfall totals notably exceed
          amounts conducive for flash flooding and rapid inundation.
          Rescues and emergency evacuations are possible.
        - To be safe, earnestly prepare for the potential of
          significant flooding rain impacts.
        - Dangerous flooding is possible. Failure to take action may
          result in serious injury or loss of life. If flood related
          watches and warnings are issued, heed recommended actions.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - moderate flooding from rainfall will prompt extra
          preparation to protect property from flooding in low lying
          areas. Isolated evacuations may become necessary.
        - Rivers and associated tributary creeks and streams will
          rise to bankfull levels and possibly reach flood stage.
          Runoff will fill area holding ponds and drainage ditches,
          increasing the potential for urban flooding with additional
          rainfall.
        - Flood waters will approach structures in low lying areas.
          Urban flooding will result in isolated Road closures.
          Dangerous driving conditions.

* Tornado
    - latest local forecast:
        - situation is unfavorable for tornadoes

    - current threat to life and property: none
        - the tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the
          previous assessment.
        - Emergency plans need not include a threat for tornadoes.
          Showers and thunderstorms with strong gusty winds may still
          occur.
        - Little to no preparations needed to guard against tropical
          tornadoes.
        - Ensure readiness for the next tropical tornado event.

    - Potential impacts: little to none
        - little to no potential impacts from tornadoes.

* For more information:
    - local weather conditions and forecasts: NWS Tallahassee
    - http://www.Weather.Gov/Tallahassee




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
California - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Beach Hazard Statement
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Warning , Hurricane Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Tropical Storm Watch , Hurricane Statement , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Tropical Storm Warning , Tropical Storm Watch , Hurricane Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Warning , Tropical Storm Warning, Hurricane Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Kansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Mississippi - Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
New Jersey - Beach Hazard Statement
New Mexico - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Advisory
Oregon - Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Tropical Storm Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Texas - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory
Utah - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report

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