Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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WGUS42 KTBW 030121
FLWTBW
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
921 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...The river Flood Warning for the Ancolte River has been
upgraded from a Minor flood catagory to a Major flood catagory...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas...

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

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FLC101-031421-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0006.150803T1200Z-150806T1434Z/
/ELFF1.3.ER.150803T1200Z.150803T1800Z.150806T0834Z.NO/
921 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Major severity...The Flood
Warning continues for
 The Anclote River At Elfers
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was...19.1 feet and rising.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning
  and continue to rise to near 24.2 feet by early monday afternoon.the
  river is expected to fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact...at 24.0 feet...Five homes in Anclote River Estates flood.
* Impact...at 23.0 feet...Evacuation recommended for residents of
  the Anclote River Estates. Over 300 homes in the area may need to be
  evacuated.
* 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 24.2 feet
  on Mar 31 1987.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

Anclote River
 Elfers       20 19.1  Sun 08 PM  20.0   23.5   23.5   19.6   17.4


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



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