Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS.
THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD IS NO LONGER FORECAST TO REACH FLOOD STAGE.

.WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL LEAD
TO WATER LEVEL RISES ON AREA RIVERS DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-271603-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0020.141127T1800Z-141201T1200Z/
/ZPHF1.1.ER.141127T1800Z.141129T0000Z.141201T0600Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY MORNING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR ZEPHYRHILLS
* FROM TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.5 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.2 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING.THE RIVER IS
EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK IS CLOSED. LOWLAND
  FLOODING OCCURS AT THE MOBILE HOME PARK NEAR BRANCHTON ON STATE ROAD 579.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...SOME STATE PARK OPERATIONS ARE SUSPENDED.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 13.2 FEET ON SEP
28 2004.

&&


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

HILLSBOROUGH
 ZEPHYRHILLS  10   7.5  WED 10 AM   9.8   10.9   11.2   10.6    9.8


&&


LAT...LON 2812 8215 2812 8224 2806 8228 2811 8230
 2817 8225 2817 8215



$$

FLC101-271603-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0021.141128T0400Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.141128T0400Z.141201T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS.
* FROM TOMORROW LATE EVENING THROUGH FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 9.6 FEET BY MONDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE
  THEREAFTER.
* 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 8.8 FEET ON SEP 30
  2013.

&&


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

CYPRESS CREEK
 WORTHINGTON   8   5.6  WED 10 AM   7.2    8.3    8.9    9.3    9.6


&&


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




$$

FLC057-270712-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0022.141126T1800Z-141127T0712Z/
/LITF1.1.ER.141126T1800Z.141127T0000Z.141127T0112Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 13.1 FEET BY THIS EVENING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING.
* 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

ALAFIA
 LITHIA       13  12.6  WED 10 AM  12.0   10.2    9.4    8.9    8.5


&&


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




$$

FLC057-271603-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-141129T0600Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.141126T1713Z.141127T1200Z.141129T0000Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 13.3 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING.THE RIVER IS EXPECTED
TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING.
* 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11   9.9  WED 10 AM  13.3   11.9   10.1    8.4    7.5


&&


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




$$

FLC101-271602-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141128T0300Z/
/ELFF1.1.ER.141127T0512Z.141127T1200Z.141127T2100Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS
* FROM AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW
AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 21.0 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING.THE RIVER IS
EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...THERE IS WATER OVER THE ROADWAY ALONG THE ELFERS
  PARKWAY.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 21.6 FEET ON MAR
14 2010.

&&


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

ANCLOTE RIVER
 ELFERS       20  15.3  WED 10 AM  21.0   17.2   14.9   13.9   13.4


&&


LAT...LON 2820 8263 2819 8271 2817 8271 2817 8275
 2823 8272 2824 8263



$$

FLC081-261633-
/O.CAN.KTBW.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141128T0600Z/
/MKHF1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.9 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET


&&


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

MANATEE
 MYAKKA HEAD  11   3.9  WED 10 AM   5.5    5.8    4.6    3.6    3.3


&&


LAT...LON 2746 8217 2743 8224 2745 8233 2752 8233
 2751 8224 2753 8224



$$



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