Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne, FL
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

 A River Flood Warning remains in effect for...The Saint Johns
 River near Cocoa, above Lake Harney near Geneva, near Sanford,
 near Deland, and at Astor.

...Major Flooding is ongoing above Lake Harney near Geneva...

 ...Moderate Flooding persists near Cocoa, near Sanford,
 near Deland, and near Astor...

Major to Moderate flooding will continue in the middle to upper Saint
Johns River basin over the next several days. Levels are expected to
remain nearly steady or only slightly decrease this week. Scattered
to numerous showers and a few thunderstorms are forecast over the
basin early this week.

Regardless of additional rainfall over the basin, river levels will
remain above flood stage for several weeks, with a very slow rate of
decline. The continuation of a downward trend in levels depends on
heavy or persistent rainfall occurring over the basin.


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/COCF1.3.ER.170911T0354Z.171006T2000Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The St. Johns River Near Cocoa 9w.
* Moderate Flooding is Occurring and Moderate Flooding is Forecast.

*At 17.2 feet, Water enters homes along the St Johns River in the
Lake Poinsett area.
*At 16.7 feet, Water covers yards...encroaches on homes and may enter
low lying homes along the St Johns River in the Lake Poinsett area.

&&


             Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

St. Johns River
 Cocoa 9w    16.2  17.0  Mon 09 AM  17.0   16.9   16.9   16.8   16.7


&&

LAT...LON 2805 8072 2835 8080 2855 8090 2854 8099


$$

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/GENF1.3.ER.170912T0115Z.170919T2230Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The St. Johns River Near Above Lake Harney Near Geneva.
* Major Flooding is Occurring and Major Flooding is Forecast.

*At 10.5 feet, Water covers many secondary roads near the river,
limiting access to homes to boats or high terrain vehicles. Flooding
of homes along secondary roads near the river becomes more
significant. Water begins to encroach on State road 46 near Jungle
Road and Prevatt Road.
*At 10.0 feet, Flooding of homes in low lying areas becomes more
significant. Many secondary roads are impassable, limiting access to
homes.

&&


             Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

St. Johns River
 Above Lake  8.5  10.2  Mon 09 AM  10.2   10.2   10.2   10.2   10.2


&&

LAT...LON 2854 8090 2873 8100 2879 8117 2870 8123




$$

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/SNFF1.2.ER.170915T0400Z.170923T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The St. Johns River Near Sanford.
* Moderate Flooding is Occurring and Moderate Flooding is Forecast.

*At 7.4 feet, Many secondary roads are flooded and may become
impassable around Lake Monroe and in Enterprise. Rising water begins
to impact more areas of Stone Island and water approaches homes in
River Oaks Estates.
*At 7.0 feet, Water begins to move over sea wall around Lake Monroe
and rises into grassy areas around the sea wall. Water begins to
encroach on Seminole Boulevard.


&&


             Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

St. Johns River
 Sanford     6.0   7.0  Mon 09 AM   7.0    7.1    7.1    7.1    7.1


&&

LAT...LON 2879 8117 2893 8131 2890 8139 2870 8123




$$

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/DLAF1.3.ER.170912T0745Z.171007T1230Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The St Johns River Near Deland.
* Moderate Flooding is Occurring and Moderate Flooding is Forecast.

*At 5.0 feet, Water starts to enter buildings around Hontoon Island.
Many secondary roads and homes in low lying areas are flooded.
*

&&


             Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

St. Johns River
 Deland      4.2   5.1  Mon 09 AM   5.1    5.1    5.1    5.1    5.1


&&

LAT...LON 2893 8131 2910 8142 2908 8150 2890 8139




$$

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/ASTF1.2.ER.170910T2026Z.171006T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1010 AM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The St Johns River Near Astor.
* Moderate Flooding is Occurring and Moderate Flooding is Forecast.

*At 3.5 feet, Moderate flooding occurs with many yards and streets
along the river and with canals flooded, water enters the first floor
of low lying homes. Flooding to docks and yards at condominiums on
Juno Trail and docks at Astor Bridge Marina. Roads flooded in South
Moon Fish Camp and starting to move over the sea wall at Blair`s
Jungle Den.

&&


             Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat

St. Johns River
 Astor       2.8   3.7  Mon 09 AM   3.6    3.6    3.5    3.5    3.4


&&

LAT...LON 2910 8142 2935 8157 2932 8169 2908 8150




$$




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