Flood Warning
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WGUS42 KTBW 290140
FLWTBW
Bulletin - Immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
940 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...A river Flood Warning has been issued for...Cypress Creek At Worthington
Gardens...The Little Manatee River At Wimauma...The Myakka River At Myakka
River State Park...and The Anclote River At Elfers.

.Several days of heavy rain has led to water levels rising to flood stage
and above on these rivers. Flood levels are expected to continue for the
next few days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas...

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

FLC101-291440-
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/WRGF1.1.ER.150728T0530Z.150803T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until further notice
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was...8.5 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 8.9 feet by early Monday morning then
  begin falling.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Flooding begins at the recreation area on State Road
  54.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.9 feet on Nov 26
  1988.

&&


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

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8   8.5  Tue  9 PM   8.6    8.6    8.5    8.3    MSG


&&


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




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FLC057-291440-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.150727T1840Z.150731T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Little Manatee River At Wimauma
* Until further notice
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was...11.5 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by Friday early afternoon
  then begin falling.
* Impact...at 14.5 feet...Flooding of several houses begins near 32nd and 33rd
  streets in Ruskin.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...The canoe rental area floods.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...The river overflows its banks.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.0 feet on Aug 16
  2004.

&&


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

Little Manatee
 Wimauma      11  11.5  Tue  9 PM  13.0   13.9   13.7   12.2    MSG


&&


LAT...LON 2763 8231 2764 8243 2770 8243 2770 8231




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FLC115-291440-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MKCF1.1.ER.150727T1300Z.150730T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until further notice
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was...7.5 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 7.8 feet by Thursday morning then begin
  falling.
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Most of Myakka State Park is closed.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* Impact...at 7.0 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at Myakka State
  Park flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.8 feet on Oct 9
  1999.

&&


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

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7   7.5  Tue  9 PM   7.8    7.8    7.7    7.6    MSG


&&


LAT...LON 2726 8226 2715 8234 2715 8238 2731 8226




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FLC101-291440-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150801T0600Z/
/ELFF1.2.ER.150725T1413Z.150727T0830Z.150801T0000Z.NO/
940 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Anclote River At Elfers
* Until late Friday night
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was...21.6 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 21.9 feet by early Thursday morning.
  The river is expected to fall below flood stage Friday evening.
* Impact...at 22.0 feet...There is water over the roadway along the Elfers
  Parkway.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 21.8 feet on Sep 20
  1947.

&&


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

Anclote River
 Elfers       20  21.6  Tue  9 PM  21.8   20.9   18.8   16.8    MSG


&&


LAT...LON 2820 8263 2819 8271 2817 8271 2817 8275
 2823 8272 2824 8263



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