Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1149 AM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a Flood Warning for the
following rivers...

  Alafia River At Riverview

.The combined effects of heavy rain and water rise due to the tropical system in
the Gulf, combined with higher than normal tides from the new moon, will bring
the Alafia River at Riverview into minor flood stage. Because this part of the
river is influenced by tides, the river will rise into flood stage during the
high tides and quickly fall below flood level several times over the next couple
of days.

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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FLC057-010449-
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0034.160831T1755Z-160902T0235Z/
/RVWF1.1.ER.160831T1755Z.160901T2000Z.160901T2035Z.NR/
1149 AM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Alafia River At Riverview
* From this afternoon until Thursday evening.
* At 11 AM Wednesday the stage was...2.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast during high tide.
* Flood stage is 4.2 feet.
* Impact...at 4.2 feet...Water begins to impact homes on Pine Avenue and Park
  Drive.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 4.3 feet on Dec 31
  2002.

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

Alafia
 Riverview     4.2   2.7  Wed 11 AM   2.1    3.0    1.9    1.9    2.1


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LAT...LON 2785 8235 2785 8229 2790 8229 2789 8235




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DJN


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