Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
1022 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...A river Flood Warning continues for...
the Withlacoochee River at Trilby...
the Cypress Creek at Worthington Gardens...
and the Peace River at Arcadia...

.Heavy rainfall from the previous days has caused several rivers to breach
flood stage. While a steady decrease in stage is expected over the next couple of
days, isolated heavy downpours over a basin could prolong the river flooding
in localized areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas...

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

FLC053-101-291422-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TRBF1.1.ER.150815T2245Z.150826T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1022 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until further notice.
* At 09 AM Friday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* Impact...at 14.2 feet...River road east of the river is flooded. One campsite
  at the park is flooded. Peterson Park is flooded and closed. One home on
  Cercelia road is isolated. The Florida Campland is flooded. Wood River Court
  homes are isolated. And the Withlacoochee River canoe rental is flooded.
* Impact...at 12.0 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   Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12  13.8  Fri 9 AM  13.7   13.6   13.4   13.2   12.9


&&


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




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FLC101-291422-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150902T1200Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.150728T0530Z.150806T0930Z.150902T0600Z.NO/
1022 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning...The Flood Warning continues
for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 10 AM Friday the stage was 9.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 8 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Wednesday 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   Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8   9.1  Fri 10 AM    9    8.7    8.5    8.2    7.9


&&


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




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FLC027-291422-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-150901T1200Z/
/ARCF1.1.ER.150818T0230Z.150824T1000Z.150901T0600Z.NO/
1022 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday morning...The Flood Warning continues
for
  The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 9 AM Friday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* Impact...at 12 feet...The Girl Scout camp floods.
* Impact...at 11 feet...Access roads to river acres become flooded.
* Impact...at 10 feet...3 to 4 homes in the river acres subdivision flood and
  the lowest portion of the girl scout camp floods.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.1 feet on Jul 30
  2013.

&&


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

Peace
 Arcadia      11  11.5  Fri  9 AM  11.5   11.4   11.3   10.9   10.4


&&


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



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