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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1155 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...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 HEAVY RAINS OVER THE PAST WEEK HAVE ENDED AND THE NEXT FEW DAYS
WILL BE MUCH DRIER. ALL RIVER LEVELS WILL SEE SOME RELIEVE AND THE FLOODING
WILL END OVER MOST AREAS. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE AREA THIS WEEKEND BUT NOT ENOUGH RAIN WILL FALL TO CAUSE NEW FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-031555-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141005T1200Z/
/LITF1.2.ER.140927T2255Z.140929T0145Z.141005T0600Z.NO/
1155 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT 11 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...ADDITIONAL RESIDENCES DOWNSTREAM OF STATE ROAD 640
  BRIDGE BEGIN FLOODING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...RIVER DRIVE AND SQUIRREL RUN WAY DOWNSTREAM OF STATE
  ROAD 640 ARE COMPLETELY COVERED BY WATER. ONE HOME BEGINS TO FLOOD.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO AFFECT RIVER DRIVE AND SQUIRREL RUN
  WAY DOWNSTREAM OF STATE ROAD 640.
* 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   FRI    SAT    SUN    MON    TUE

ALAFIA
 LITHIA       13  14.9  THU 11 AM  14.1   13.5   12.9   12.4   12.0


&&


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




$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1155 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...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 HEAVY RAINS OVER THE PAST WEEK HAVE ENDED AND THE NEXT FEW DAYS
WILL BE MUCH DRIER. ALL RIVER LEVELS WILL SEE SOME RELIEVE AND THE FLOODING
WILL END OVER MOST AREAS. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE AREA THIS WEEKEND BUT NOT ENOUGH RAIN WILL FALL TO CAUSE NEW FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-031048-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-141003T1048Z/
/WIMF1.2.ER.140928T0058Z.140929T0745Z.141003T0448Z.NO/
1155 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING.
* AT 11 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...THE CANOE RENTAL AREA FLOODS.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...THE RIVER OVERFLOWS ITS BANKS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.4 FEET ON SEP 17
  2013.

&&


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

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11  12.1  THU 11 AM  10.6    9.9    9.4    8.9    8.4


&&


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




$$



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