Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1050 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER AT
MYAKKA HEAD...LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND CYPRESS CREEK AT
WORTHINGTON GARDENS...

.HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE PAST SEVERAL DAYS COMBINED WITH CONTINUED
STORMS TODAY AND TOMORROW WILL ALLOW FOR SOME LOCAL RIVERS TO RISE
TO FLOOD STAGE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ALTHOUGH THESE RIVERS
ARE CURRENTLY BELOW FLOOD STAGE...THEY ARE EXPECTED TO RISE WITH
STEADY RAINFALL THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC101-170350-
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0002.140718T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.140718T1200Z.140721T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1050 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...6.5 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY MORNING 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 9.6 FEET ON DEC 15
  2002.

$$

FLC057-170350-
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0003.140718T0112Z-140719T1424Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.140718T0112Z.140718T1800Z.140719T0824Z.NO/
1050 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...4.0 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE EVENING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.8 FEET BY FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER IS
  EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...THE RIVER OVERFLOWS ITS BANKS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.8 FEET ON OCT 3
  1957.

$$

FLC081-170350-
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0004.140717T1330Z-140718T1900Z/
/MKHF1.1.ER.140717T1330Z.140718T0000Z.140718T1300Z.NO/
1050 AM EDT WED JUL 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...5.8 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE MORNING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.8 FEET BY TOMORROW EVENING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED
  TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...PRIVATE ROAD AND BRIDGE 1 MILE DOWNSTREAM FLOOD.
  AGRICULTURAL...RURAL KIBLER AREA BEGINS TO FLOOD.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.8 FEET ON AUG 5
  1969.

$$

&&


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

CYPRESS CREEK
 WORTHINGTON   8   6.5  WED 10 AM   7.2    8.0    8.6    9.2    9.6

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11   4.0  WED 10 AM   8.7   11.7   10.7    8.6    7.5

MANATEE
 MYAKKA HEAD  11   5.8  WED 10 AM  10.8   11.1    8.5    6.1    5.0


&&



CYPRESS CREEK
LAT...LON 2819 8234 2814 8234 2814 8240 2819 8240


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


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






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