Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

  Withlacoochee At Trilby

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

  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Arcadia
  Horse Creek Near Arcadia

.Heavy rain over the past few days will keep the water level along several
rivers elevated above flood stage.

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.

&&

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/MKCF1.2.ER.150727T1300Z.150902T1145Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until further notice.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 8.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 7 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 8.4 feet by early Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Most of Myakka State Park is closed.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.2 feet on Sep 9
  2013.

&&


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

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7  8.8  Thu  9 PM   8.6    8.4    8.2    7.9    7.6


&&


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




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FLC027-041457-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCF1.2.ER.150818T0230Z.150903T0700Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until further notice.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 14 feet.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.4 feet by Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 14 feet...Peace River Campground floods and 6 homes at River
  Acres are impacted.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet on Jul 6
  2013.

&&


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

Peace
 Arcadia      11   14  Thu  9 PM  13.9   13.4   12.9   12.4   11.9


&&


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



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/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150908T1800Z/
/TRBF1.1.ER.150815T2245Z.150829T2230Z.150908T1200Z.NO/
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...at 12 feet...Flooding begins at Lacoochee, Talisman Estates,
  Riverdale, and River Height Estates.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.4 feet on Sep 7
  2012.

&&


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

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12 13.2  Thu  9 PM    13   12.8   12.5   12.2     12


&&


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




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FLC101-041457-
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/WRGF1.1.ER.150728T0530Z.150902T1530Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until further notice.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 8 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 9.2 feet by Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 8 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    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8  9.7  Thu  9 PM   9.5    9.2    8.9    8.6    8.3


&&


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




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FLC027-041457-
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/ARHF1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150830T1900Z.150906T0600Z.NO/
957 PM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Horse Creek Near Arcadia
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by early Sunday morning.
* Impact...at 14 feet...Buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.7 feet on Sep 26
  2013.

&&


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

Horse Creek
 Arcadia      12 13.7  Thu  9 PM  13.5   12.5   11.9   11.4   10.8


&&


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




$$




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