Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1023 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN FLORIDA...

  SUWANNEE RIVER AT WHITE SPRINGS AFFECTING COLUMBIA...HAMILTON AND
  SUWANNEE COUNTIES
  SUWANNEE RIVER AT SUWANNEE SPRINGS AFFECTING HAMILTON AND SUWANNEE
  COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS. THE ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE PAGE PROVIDES
CURRENT AND FORECAST RIVER INFORMATION...GAGE LOCATIONS...IMPACTS...
AND HISTORICAL CREST INFORMATION FOR ALL FORECAST POINTS BY CLICKING
ON EACH POINT.

&&

FLC023-047-121-241423-
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/WSPF1.2.ER.140420T0510Z.140424T1800Z.140430T0000Z.NO/
1023 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SUWANNEE RIVER AT WHITE SPRINGS.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY APRIL 30...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 80.8 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 77.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 81.1 FEET BY
  TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 81.0 FEET...AREA KNOWN AS SUWANNEE VALLEY IS INUNDATED
  AND SECONDARY ROADS ARE CLOSED. FLOODING BEGINS AT STEPHEN F.
  FOSTER STATE PARK.
* IMPACT...AT 80.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO ENTER HOMES AND SECONDARY
  ROADS BECOME FLOODED.



&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SUWANNEE - UPPER
  WHITE SPRIN   77  80.8 WED 10 AM   81.0   81.0   80.8   80.2   79.1


&&


LAT...LON 3036 8290 3031 8277 3032 8268 3035 8269 3034 8275 3039 8288



$$

FLC047-121-241422-
/O.EXT.KJAX.FL.W.0029.140424T0000Z-140429T1535Z/
/LIKF1.2.ER.140424T0000Z.140426T0600Z.140429T0935Z.NO/
1023 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SUWANNEE RIVER AT SUWANNEE SPRINGS.
* FROM THIS EVENING TO TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  9:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 66.6 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 67.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 68.5 FEET BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 68.0 FEET...EVACUATION OF SOME HOMES BEGINS.



&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

SUWANNEE - UPPER
  SUWANNEE SP   67  66.6 WED 09 AM   67.4   68.2   68.5   68.4   68.1


&&


LAT...LON 3041 8312 3042 8306 3036 8290 3039 8288 3046 8305 3044 8315



$$



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