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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

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

  Hillsborough River At Morris Bridge
  Horse Creek Near Arcadia

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

  Withlacoochee At Trilby
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Zolfo Springs
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. The Withlacoochee River At
Trilby will continue to rise before cresting tomorrow. The river will remain
steady through the remainder of the week which will prolong the worst flooding
this area has seen in over 50 years. The water will route downstream and
eventually affect locations near Croom.

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.

&&

FLC053-101-210101-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TRBF1.3.ER.170911T1205Z.170920T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 17.7 feet by Wednesday afternoon
  and remain relatively steady through the remainder of the week.
* 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 17.9 feet on Sep 11
  1950.

&&


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

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12.0  17.6  Tue 08 PM  17.6   17.7   17.7   17.6   17.5


&&


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




$$

FLC101-119-210101-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CRMF1.2.ER.170913T2100Z.170921T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee River At Croom
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 11.3 feet by Thursday night and
  remain steady through the end of the week.
* 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    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Withlacoochee
 Croom         9.0  10.9  Tue 08 PM  11.1   11.2   11.3   11.3   11.3


&&


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




$$

FLC105-210101-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BARF1.2.ER.170911T0327Z.170917T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Bartow
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will fall below moderate flood stage by Thursday night but remain
  in flood through the weekend.
* 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    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Peace
 Bartow        8.0   9.4  Tue 08 PM   9.4    9.3    9.1    9.0    8.8


&&


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




$$

FLC049-210100-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170922T2200Z/
/ZFSF1.3.ER.170911T0303Z.170913T0815Z.170922T1600Z.NR/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Zolfo Springs
* Until Friday evening.
* At 07 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is still occurring.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Friday early afternoon.

&&


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

Peace
 Zolfo Sprin  16.0  18.0  Tue 07 PM  17.8   16.9   16.2   15.3   14.5


&&


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




$$

FLC027-210100-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCF1.3.ER.170910T2237Z.170915T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until further notice.
* At 07 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.0 feet by late Thursday.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Up to 60 homes at River Acres are flooded. The
  Woman`s Club and American Legion are impacted.

&&


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

Peace
 Arcadia      11.0  15.8  Tue 07 PM  15.3   14.5   13.8   13.1   12.2


&&


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



$$

FLC057-200645-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-170920T0645Z/
/MORF1.3.ER.170912T0345Z.170914T1500Z.170920T0045Z.NR/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Hillsborough River At Morris Bridge
* Until late tonight.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 32.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by later tonight.
* Impact...at 32.0 feet...Flooding begins at a trailer park downstream from
  Morris Bridge and just upstream from the northern end of the Tampa Bypass
  canal.

&&


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

Hillsborough
 Morris Brid  32.0  32.0  Tue 08 PM  31.6   30.6   29.9   29.3   28.7


&&


LAT...LON 2806 8228 2806 8234 2811 8234 2811 8230




$$

FLC101-210100-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.2.ER.170911T0030Z.170916T1300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until further notice.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is still occurring.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 10.0 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Flooding threatens two homes on State Road 54.

&&


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

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8.0  10.6  Tue 08 PM  10.4   10.0    9.6    9.3    9.0


&&


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




$$

FLC115-210100-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170923T1800Z/
/MKCF1.2.ER.170827T0333Z.170914T1745Z.170923T1200Z.NO/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is still occurring
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.

&&


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

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7.0   8.1  Tue 08 PM   7.9    7.6    7.2    7.0    6.8


&&


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




$$

FLC027-210100-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-170921T0400Z/
/ARHF1.3.ER.170910T2111Z.170911T1715Z.170920T2200Z.NR/
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Horse Creek Near Arcadia
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is still occurring.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by tomorrow evening.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...The access road to Hidden Acres is impassable.

&&


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

Horse Creek
 Arcadia      12.0  12.7  Tue 08 PM  12.4   11.4   10.0    9.2    8.6


&&


LAT...LON 2726 8194 2708 8198 2708 8202 2726 8201


$$
Norman



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