Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne, FL
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 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 Deland, and at Astor...

...Minor Flooding to continue near Sanford...

River levels are expected to remain nearly steady or only slightly
decrease this weekend through the end of the work week. The river forecast
near Cocoa is for the river stage to drop to minor flood stage by mid week.
Scattered showers are in the forecast today through Tuesday night as a cold
front approaches and moves through central Florida on Tuesday-Wednesday.
Regardless of additional rainfall over the basin, river levels will remain
above flood stage for several weeks, with a very slow rate of decline.

FLC009-241437-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/COCF1.3.ER.170911T0354Z.171006T2000Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

*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   Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

St. Johns River
 Cocoa 9w    16.2  16.8  Sun 10 AM  16.7   16.6   16.6   16.5   16.4


&&

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




$$

FLC117-241437-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GENF1.3.ER.170912T0115Z.170919T2230Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 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 10.0 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   Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

St. Johns River
 Above Lake  8.5  10.0  Sun 09 AM  10.0   10.0   10.0   10.0   10.0


&&

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




$$

FLC117-241437-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SNFF1.2.ER.170915T0400Z.170923T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

*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   Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

St. Johns River
 Sanford     6.0   6.9  Sun 09 AM   6.9    6.9    6.9    6.9    6.9


&&

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




$$

FLC069-127-241437-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DLAF1.3.ER.170912T0745Z.171007T1230Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 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   Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

St. Johns River
 Deland      4.2   5.2  Sun 09 AM   5.2    5.1    5.1    5.1    5.1


&&

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




$$

FLC069-127-241437-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ASTF1.2.ER.170910T2026Z.171006T2030Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1037 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 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   Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

St. Johns River
 Astor       2.8   3.9  Sun 09 AM   3.9    3.9    3.8    3.7    3.7


&&

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




$$




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