beach rd flooded siesta key public beach mon june 25 2012 rains tropical storm debby sarasota fla barrier island knocked out power
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tropical storm debby sits out in the gulf of mexico but her cone is mighty and messy as she sends high flood waters to low coastal regions, heavy rains, high winds and tornadoes on 25 june 2012..
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tropical Storm Debby raked the Tampa Bay area with high wind and heavy rain Monday in a drenching that could top 2 feet over the next few days and has already led to flooding.
At least one person was killed Sunday by a tornado spun off by the large storm system in Florida, and Alabama authorities searched for a man who disappeared in the rough surf.
An estimated 35,000 homes and businesses lost electricity. But as of midafternoon, the slow-moving storm had caused only scattered damage, including flooding in some low-lying areas.
Tropical Storm Debby soaks Florida’s Gulf Coast
By BRENDAN FARRINGTON, Associated Press –
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quoteBy 11 p.m. Monday, Debby was in the Gulf of Mexico, 35 miles (56 kilometers) south of Apalachicola, with sustained winds around 45 mph (72 kph), according to the hurricane center. It was moving northeast at 2 mph (3 kph)