WTUS82 KMLB 071519
Tropical Storm Elsa Local Statement Advisory Number 30
National Weather Service Melbourne FL AL052021
1119 AM EDT Wed Jul 7 2021
This product covers East Central Florida
**THREAT FOR ISOLATED HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUES INTO THIS AFTERNOON**
* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
- All watches and warnings have been canceled
* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
* STORM INFORMATION:
- About 130 miles northwest of Leesburg FL
- 29.9N 83.6W
- Storm Intensity 65 mph
- Movement North or 360 degrees at 14 mph
A Flood Watch continues for Lake, Seminole, Orange, Osceola and
inland Volusia Counties through 4 PM this afternoon. Feeder bands
from Tropical Storm Elsa will linger across the central and southern
Florida peninsula into this afternoon. Additional heavy showers and
thunderstorms are expected to develop along these feeder bands, with
heavy rainfall possible in isolated areas. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches are possible in areas underneath these bands, and could be up
to 4 to 6 inches in isolated spots if multiple rounds of heavy rain
While the risk is very low, an isolated tornado remains possible
through this afternoon.
* FLOODING RAIN:
Additional impacts from flooding rain are still a concern across East
Central Florida. Remain well guarded against locally hazardous flood
waters having further impacts of limited potential.
Little to no impacts are anticipated at this time across East Central
Be alert for potential flooding and heed any flood warnings.
Be alert for flooded roads. Do not drive through places where flood
waters cover the road. Turn around, don't drown!
Have multiple ways to receive Tornado Warnings if issued. Consider
nearby shelter options as you move about. Be ready to shelter quickly.
* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For information on creating an emergency plan see getagameplan.org
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org
As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement
issued by the National Weather Service in Melbourne FL regarding the
effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.