Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
623 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following river in Florida...
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Heavy rain over the past few days has caused the water level along the Peace
River at Arcadia to rise to Moderate Flood Stage. Decreasing rain chances over
the coming days should allow for the river to begin receding.

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
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FLC027-022323-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCF1.2.ER.150818T0230Z.150902T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
623 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until further notice
* At 5 AM Wednesday the stage was...13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by this morning then begin
  falling.
* Impact...at 15.0 feet...River Acres is impacted.
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Peace River Campground floods and 6 homes at River
  Acres are impacted.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Peace River Estates floods affecting several dozen
  homes.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...The Girl Scout camp floods.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Access roads to river acres become flooded.
* Impact...at 10.0 feet...3 to 4 homes in the river acres subdivision flood and
  the lowest portion of the girl scout camp floods.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.9 feet on Oct 3
  1951.

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             FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Peace
 Arcadia      11 13.9  Wed 05 AM  14.0   13.9   13.6   13.2   12.9


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



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