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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
552 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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-
873-876-021000-
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-
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
552 AM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL BE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS...
AND FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES.

...FLOOD IMPACT...
SIGNIFICANT HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ALONG COASTAL SECTIONS OF
THE NATURE COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND WHERE WIDESPREAD RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF SEVERAL INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY TO THE
NORTH OF TAMPA BAY COUNTY. THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN WILL
INCREASE THE RISK FOR LOCALIZED FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR
DRAINAGE AREAS AS WELL AS THE PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. FLOOD
WATCHES IS CURRENTLY IN EFFECT FROM LEVY COUNTY THROUGH HERNANDO
COUNTY. RESIDENTS LIVING IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT
TO ANY RAPID RISES IN WATER LEVELS AND BE READY TO MOVE TO HIGHER
GROUND SHOULD FLOODING BE OBSERVED.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
HIGH SURF WITH WAVE ENERGY FOCUSED ON SHORE WILL PRODUCE RIP
CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES.

...MARINE IMPACTS...
WIND SPEEDS AROUND 15 KNOTS MAY CREATE HAZARDOUS BOATING
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS. SMALL CRAFTS SHOULD EXERCISE
CAUTION IN THE NEAR AND OFF SHORE WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON
SPRINGS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
THROUGH MONDAY TO THE NORTH OF BROOKSVILLE...WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FURTHER TO THE SOUTH. THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS...AND
FREQUENT DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES. REMEMBER IF LIGHTNING IS
OBSERVED OR THUNDER IS HEARD MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY.

A MORE TYPICAL SUMMER PATTERN OF SCATTERED DIURNAL SHOWERS AND
STORMS IS EXPECTED FOR THE ENTIRE REGION BY MID WEEK.

...FLOOD IMPACT...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE REGION COMBINED WITH ABUNDANT
TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL SUPPORT SOME SIGNIFICANT HEAVY RAINFALL
ALONG COASTAL SECTION OF THE NATURE COAST THROUGH MONDAY WHERE
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF SEVERAL INCHES WILL BE
POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY TO THE NORTH OF HERNANDO COUNTY. THE
POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR LOCALIZED
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AS WELL AS THE
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. RESIDENTS LIVING IN FLOOD PRONE
AREAS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT TO ANY RAPID RISES IN WATER LEVELS AND
BE READY TO MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND SHOULD FLOODING BE OBSERVED.

...RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
HIGH SURF WITH WAVE ENERGY FOCUSED ON SHORE WILL PRODUCE A RIP
CURRENT RISK ALONG AREA BEACHES THROUGH MONDAY.


...RIVER FLOOD IMPACT...
RIVER FLOODING WILL LIKELY CONTINUE ALONG A FEW AREA RIVERS
FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. PLEASE VIEW THE LATEST RIVER WARNINGS AND
STATEMENTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG
RIVERS AND FASTER FLOWING STREAMS SHOULD REMAIN AWARE OF WATER
LEVELS AND BE READY TO MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND SHOULD FLOODING BE
OBSERVED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

BARRON




Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
1221 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

FLC057-021330-
/O.CON.KTBW.FA.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150802T1330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HILLSBOROUGH FL-
1221 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM EDT SUNDAY FOR NORTH CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH
COUNTY...

* AT 1212 AM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  REPORTED ONGOING FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THE TAMPA POLICE
  DEPARTMENT REPORTS FLOODING ON THE FOLLOWING ROADWAYS. FLOODING IS
  OCCURRING AT THE INTERSECTION OF MANHATTAN AVENUE AND GANDY
  BLVD...THE INTERSECTION OF NEPTUNE STREET AND DALE MABRY
  HIGHWAY...KENNEDY BLVD BETWEEN ROME AVENUE AND NORTH BLVD...THE
  INTERSECTION OF SWANN AVENUE AND ARMENIA AVENUE...AND THE
  INTERSECTION OF ARMENIA AVENUE AND CLEVELAND STREET. IN
  ADDITION...THE GANDY BRIDGE HAS BEEN CLOSED AT WESTSHORE
  BOULEVARD....AND BOTH THE NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND EXIT RAMPS
  FROM THE VETERANS EXPRESSWAY ONTO HILLSBOROUGH AVENUE ARE CLOSED
  DUE TO FLOODING. ALSO... THE INTERSECTION OF JAMAICA STREET NORTH
  AND CREST AVENUE WEST WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO A DEPRESSION.
  MOTORISTS ARE ADVISED TO AVOID THESE AREAS.

* TAMPA POLICE IS URGING MOTORISTS TO AVOID THE FOLLOWING
  INTESECTIONS AS WELL... PLATT STREET AND TAMPANIA... MOODY AVENUE
  AND SWANN AVENUE...DALE MABRY HIGHWAY AND SAN MIGUEL.

* FLOODING HAS BEEN SLOW TO RECEDE AND ADDITIONAL INTERMITTENT PERIODS
  OF RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED TO RE-DEVELOP OVERNIGHT. ANY ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL WILL ADD TO  THE ONGOING FLOODING CONCERNS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  TAMPA...TEMPLE TERRACE...BRANDON...LUTZ...EAST LAKE-ORIENT PARK...
  TAMPA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...EGYPT LAKE-LETO...UNIVERSITY...PALM
  RIVER-CLAIR MEL...TOWN `N` COUNTRY...MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE...LAKE
  MAGDALENE...CITRUS PARK...GREATER CARROLLWOOD...GREATER
  NORTHDALE...RIVERVIEW...KEYSTONE...WEST PARK...DAVIS ISLANDS AND
  PETER O KNIGHT AIRPORT.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2808 8264 2812 8238 2802 8218 2784 8239
      2790 8241 2791 8245 2794 8246 2793 8248
      2786 8249 2784 8246 2784 8254 2794 8253
      2797 8255 2797 8260 2802 8265

$$




Flood Warning

FLC057-030152-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150804T0000Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.150801T0115Z.150802T0600Z.150803T1800Z.NO/
952 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Manatee River At Wimauma
* Until Monday evening.
* At 09 PM Saturday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 13.2 feet through after midnight tonight.
  The river is expected to fall below flood stage Monday early afternoon.
* 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 14.3 feet on Sep 26
  2013.

&&


             FLD   OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu

Little Manatee
 Wimauma      11  13.0  Sat 09 PM  11.4   10.0    9.9    9.4    MSG


&&


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




$$



Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
357 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES FROM PINELLAS
COUNTY SOUTHWARD TO LEE COUNTY THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEKEND...

...ONSHORE FLOW CREATING TIDES 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE ASTRONOMICAL
TIDES THROUGH SUNDAY...

.ELEVATED SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS AND RESULTING SURF WILL COMBINE TO
CREATE A HIGH RISK FOR STRONGER AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS
ALONG AREA BEACHES THROUGH SUNDAY.

FLZ050-151-155-160-162-165-021000-
/O.CON.KTBW.RP.S.0020.000000T0000Z-150803T0000Z/
PINELLAS-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-
357 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* RIP CURRENT TIMING...THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...MARINE CONDITIONS SUPPORT STRONGER OR
  MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO
  NOT FIGHT IT BY TRYING TO SWIM BACK TO SHORE. TRY TO GET THE
  ATTENTION OF LIFEGUARDS BY CALLING OUT OR WAVING YOUR HANDS.
  IF YOU ARE ABLE OR IF NO HELP IS AVAILABLE...SWIM PARALLEL TO
  THE BEACH UNTIL THE CURRENT WEAKENS...AND THEN SWIM TOWARD
  SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

&&

$$


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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
157 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR COASTAL COUNTIES FROM LEVY COUNTY
SOUTHWARD TO PINELLAS AND HILLSBOROUGH COUNTIES...

.ABUNDANT TROPICAL MOISTURE COMBINED WITH A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL SUPPORT WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THROUGH SUNDAY.
AREAS OF PERSISTENT AND VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ARE EXPECTED.
SATURATED SOILS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAINFALL WILL INCREASE
THE RISK OF AREAL AND STREET FLOODING FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEKEND.

FLZ050-149-151-249-251-030000-
/O.EXA.KTBW.FA.A.0005.000000T0000Z-150803T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PINELLAS-COASTAL PASCO-COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND PASCO-
INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. PETERSBURG...CLEARWATER...LARGO...
PORT RICHEY...HUDSON...TAMPA...APOLLO BEACH...WESTCHASE...
DADE CITY...ZEPHYRHILLS...BRANDON...PLANT CITY...SUN CITY CENTER
157 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL HAS
EXPANDED THE

* FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF FL AND WEST CENTRAL
  FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING IN FL...COASTAL ...
  HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL PASCO...INLAND HILLSBOROUGH AND INLAND
  PASCO. IN WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...PINELLAS.

* THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* THE POTENTIAL FOR EXCESSIVE RAINFALL THROUGH SUNDAY WITH
  LOCALIZED ACCUMULATION TOTALS EXCEEDING 6 INCHES.

* SATURATED SOILS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL
  THROUGH SUNDAY WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF AREAL AND STREET
  FLOODING. IF POSSIBLE...CLEAR DRAINAGE SYSTEMS OF ANY DEBRIS
  WHICH MAY BECOME CLOGGED IN FLOODING RAINS.

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.

&&

$$



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