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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1021 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA... THE
CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS. THE
FLOOD WARNINGS FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR ZEPHYRHILLS AND THE LITTLE
MANATEE RIVER NEAR WIMAUMA HAVE BEEN CANCELLED AS FLOODING IS NO LONGER
EXPECTED.

.HEAVY RAIN FROM A FEW DAYS AGO BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO OR NEAR FLOOD STAGE. NO ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS IN THE FORECAST
SO WATER LEVELS ARE LIKELY TO CREST SOON BEFORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-281521-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-141129T0430Z/
/LITF1.1.ER.141126T1815Z.141127T1400Z.141128T2230Z.NO/
1021 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.
* AT 09 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON.
* 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  13.9  THU 09 AM  13.5   12.1   11.5   11.1   10.6


&&


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




$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
500 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-281000-
SUMTER-PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL LEVY-
COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-INLAND LEVY-INLAND CITRUS-
INLAND HERNANDO-INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-TAMPA BAY WATERS-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 NM-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
500 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
THERE WILL BE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ALONG THE BEACHES OF PINELLAS...MANATEE...AND SARASOTA
COUNTIES. RIP CURRENTS ARE VERY DANGEROUS AND CAN PULL EVEN THE
STRONGEST SWIMMERS OUT INTO DEEPER WATER. HEED THE ADVICE OF
LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND
POSTED SIGNS.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE TONIGHT FOR...ALL GULF WATERS...TAMPA BAY...AND
CHARLOTTE HARBOR. INCREASING WINDS AND SEAS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD
FRONT TODAY WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT OPERATORS. WINDS WILL BE UP TO 25 KNOTS...WITH A FEW GUSTS
TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...AND SEAS WILL BUILD TO UP 8 FEET
ON THE OFFSHORE WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
WINDS AND SEAS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS FOR SMALL
CRAFT OPERATORS. HOWEVER WINDS AND SEAS WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH IN
THE AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

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