Severe weather = flood alert through Thursday

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 From the National Weather Service:

Flood Watch now in effect through Thursday evening... 

The Flood Watch is now in effect for
* a portion of west central Florida... including the following 
areas... Citrus... Hernando... Levy and Sumter. 
* Through Thursday evening
* widespread rainfall totals of 2 to 3 inches are likely with 
locally higher amounts both through this evening and again on 
Thursday... especially from storms with heavy rain repeatedly 
moving across the same locations. 
Precautionary/preparedness actions... 
A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible during the next
24 to 36 hours. Residents living in flood prone areas should take
action to protect property.

MORE from the National Weather Service:

... Strong thunderstorms will affect Citrus... northwestern
Hillsborough... northwestern Sumter... southern Levy... western Hernando and western Pasco counties... 
National Weather Service Doppler radar indicates thunderstorms 
located along a line extending from Crystal Manor to 29 miles west 
of Pine Island to 20 miles west of Port Richey to 42 miles west of 
Holiday... or along a line extending from 7 miles north of Crystal 
River to 33 miles northwest of Hudson to 20 miles west of Hudson to 
38 miles west of Dunedin... moving east at 20 mph... will affect 
Crystal River... Ozello... Crystal River Airport and Beverly 
Hills... until noon EDT.
Gusty winds 35 to 45 mph will occur. Frequent lightning is expected.
To be safe go indoors immediately. If caught outside... find a low
spot... and stay away from tall objects. When driving through heavy
rain... slow down. Always leave a safe distance between you and other