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
619 AM EDT WED SEP 10 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR...THE MANATEE
RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD...

.RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN THE MANATEE RIVER RISING
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE NEAR MYAKKA HEAD. MINOR FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND COULD CONTINUE LONGER
IF ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL IS SEEN TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC081-102319-
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0005.140910T1019Z-140911T1942Z/
/MKHF1.1.ER.140910T0803Z.140910T1800Z.140911T1342Z.NO/
619 AM EDT WED SEP 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD
* FROM THIS MORNING UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON
* AT 05 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...11.2 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.2 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON. THE RIVER
  IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TOMORROW LATE 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 12.1 FEET ON JUL 2
  1974.

&&


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

MANATEE
 MYAKKA HEAD  11  11.2  WED 05 AM  11.2    8.4    6.1    5.3    MSG


&&


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



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