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Subtropical Depression Alberto Local Statement Advisory Number 16
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL  AL012018
1114 PM EDT Mon May 28 2018 /1014 PM CDT Mon May 28 2018/

This product covers EASTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE...FLORIDA BIG BEND...SOUTHEASTERN ALABAMA AND SOUTHWESTERN GEORGIA

**ALBERTO BEGINNING TO LIFT OUT OF THE REGION** 

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 90 miles north-northwest of PANAMA CITY or about 140 
      miles north-northwest of APALACHICOLA
    - 31.4N 86.2W
    - Storm Intensity 35 mph
    - Movement North or 350 degrees at 12 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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Subtropical Storm Alberto made landfall near Laguna Beach Florida this
afternoon and has since weakened to a depression. All tropical related
watches and warnings have been discontinued. However, bands of heavy 
rain will remain possible as Alberto continues to lift northward out of
the region. A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for the Florida 
Panhandle, southeastern Alabama, and southwestern Georgia.

Tropical storm force winds were observed at many locations from Keaton
Beach to as far west as the Bay-Walton County line today. Peak storm 
surge for this event occurred along the Florida Big Bend coast during 
the afternoon high tide cycle. Inundation of 2 and 4 feet above ground 
level was observed. 

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* FLOODING RAIN:
Additional impacts from flooding rain are still a concern across the
Florida Panhandle, southeastern Alabama, and southwestern Georgia.
Remain well guarded against dangerous flood waters having further
impacts of significant potential.

* WIND:
Little to no additional impacts are anticipated at this time.

* TORNADOES:
Little to no additional impacts are anticipated at this time.

* SURGE:
Little to no additional impacts are anticipated at this time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* EVACUATIONS:

Do not enter evacuated areas until officials have given the all clear 
to return.

* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:

Be alert for potential flooding from rising rivers and streams which 
may have yet to crest. Remain informed of the latest river forecasts 
and heed any flood watches and warnings.


* 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

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Tallahassee FL regarding 
the effects of tropical cyclone hazards upon the area.

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