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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
930 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE
MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE
PARK...THE PEACE RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA. THE
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD HAS EXPIRED AS THE RIVER
HAS DROPPED BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

.SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THIS MAY PROLONG THE
FLOODING. .

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-021430-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141005T1200Z/
/LITF1.2.ER.140927T2255Z.140929T0145Z.141005T0600Z.NO/
930 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING
* AT 09 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.4 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15 FEET...ADDITIONAL RESIDENCES DOWNSTREAM OF STATE ROAD 640
  BRIDGE BEGIN FLOODING.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 14.4 FEET ON AUG
29 2012.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

ALAFIA
 LITHIA       13 15.4  WED 09 PM  14.8   14.0   13.4   12.9   12.4


&&


LAT...LON 2787 8218 2784 8228 2789 8228 2792 8218




$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
930 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE
MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE
PARK...THE PEACE RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA. THE
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD HAS EXPIRED AS THE RIVER
HAS DROPPED BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

.SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN IN THE FORECAST FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THIS MAY PROLONG THE
FLOODING. .

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-021430-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-141004T0600Z/
/WIMF1.2.ER.140928T0058Z.140929T0745Z.141004T0000Z.NO/
930 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT
* AT 09 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.9 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 13 FEET...THE CANOE RENTAL AREA FLOODS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 14.3 FEET ON SEP
26 2013.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11 12.9  WED 09 PM  12.6   11.7   10.2    9.4    8.9


&&


LAT...LON 2763 8231 2764 8243 2770 8243 2770 8231




$$



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