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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following
rivers in Florida...

  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  Withlacoochee At Trilby
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Zolfo Springs
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding will continue on several rivers across West Central
Florida. The main concern is the Withlacoochee River which has
finally leveled out near Croom and Trilby. However, water levels will
be very slow to recede with the river remaining in moderate to major
flood stage through the next five days, respectively. Downstream in
northeast Citrus county, minor flooding may begin by the middle of
next week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by  listening to NOAA Weather Radio. The
latest forecasts can also be found on weather.gov/tampabay. You can
follow NWSTampaBay on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

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852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Impact...at 15.6 feet...Water is 2 to 3 feet over the bridge at
  Clay Sink road and State Road 575.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 17.2
  feet on Aug 5 1960.

&&


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

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12.0  17.5  Fri 08 PM  17.5   17.4   17.2   16.9   16.6


&&


LAT...LON 2838 8219 2854 8226 2854 8217 2838 8210




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FLC101-119-240052-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CRMF1.2.ER.170913T2100Z.170923T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee River At Croom
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Impact...at 9.0 feet...Farms and pastureland flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.2
  feet on Oct 3 1979.

&&


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

Withlacoochee
 Croom         9.0  11.1  Fri 08 PM  11.2   11.2   11.1   10.9   10.7


&&


LAT...LON 2854 8226 2879 8224 2879 8215 2854 8217




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/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BARF1.2.ER.170911T0327Z.170917T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Bartow
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 9.0 feet by .
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Private roads downstream flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.2
  feet on Aug 2 1960.

&&


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

Peace
 Bartow        8.0   9.2  Fri 08 PM   9.2    9.0    8.7    8.4    8.2


&&


LAT...LON 2791 8178 2762 8176 2762 8184 2791 8186




$$

FLC049-240000-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170924T0000Z/
/ZFSF1.3.ER.170911T0303Z.170913T0815Z.170923T1800Z.NR/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Zolfo Springs
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by tomorrow early
  afternoon.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.6
  feet on Jan 26 1958.

&&


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

Peace
 Zolfo Sprin  16.0  16.6  Fri 08 PM  16.2   15.6   15.2   14.8   14.4


&&


LAT...LON 2762 8176 2735 8179 2735 8187 2762 8184




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/ARCF1.3.ER.170910T2237Z.170915T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.5 feet by .
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Peace River Campground floods and 6 homes
  at River Acres are impacted.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.2
  feet on Sep 3 2015.

&&


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

Peace
 Arcadia      11.0  14.2  Fri 08 PM  14.0   13.5   13.0   12.4   11.9


&&


LAT...LON 2735 8179 2714 8189 2704 8197 2704 8202
 2714 8197 2735 8186



$$

FLC101-240052-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-170927T1800Z/
/WRGF1.2.ER.170911T0030Z.170916T1300Z.170927T1200Z.NO/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Flooding begins at the recreation area on
  State Road 54.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.5 feet
  on Sep 24 1997.

&&


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

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8.0   9.5  Fri 08 PM   9.4    9.1    8.8    8.5    8.0


&&


LAT...LON 2819 8234 2814 8234 2814 8240 2819 8240




$$

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/MKCF1.2.ER.170827T0333Z.170914T1745Z.170923T1200Z.NO/
852 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 08 PM Friday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...at 7.0 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at
  Myakka State Park flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.1 feet
  on Aug 16 1997.

&&


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

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7.0   7.1  Fri 08 PM   7.0    6.8    6.6    6.5    6.3


&&


LAT...LON 2726 8226 2715 8234 2715 8238 2731 8226




$$


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