Flood Statement
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WGUS82 KTBW 050136
FLSTBW
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A river Flood Warning continues for...
the Ancolte River at Elfers...
the Hillsborough River at Hillsborough River State Park...
the Hillsborough River at Morris Bridge...
the Cypress Creek at Worthington Gardens...
the Alafia River at Lithia...
the Little Manatee River at Wimauma...
and the Myakka River at the Myakka River State Park...

.River flooding continues from the past several days of heavy rains.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas...

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather radio.

&&

FLC101-051436-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150807T1200Z/
/ELFF1.3.ER.150803T0921Z.150804T1545Z.150807T0600Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Anclote River At Elfers
* Until Friday morning
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 25.0 feet
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by early Friday morning.
* Impact...at 24.0 feet...Five homes in Anclote River Estates flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 26.8 feet on Jun 26
  2012.

&&


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

Anclote River
 Elfers       20 25.0  Tue 09 PM  24.5   22.4   19.3   17.3   16.3


&&


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



$$

FLC057-051436-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150807T1200Z/
/MORF1.1.ER.150804T1615Z.150805T0600Z.150807T0600Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Hillsborough River At Morris Bridge
* Until Friday morning
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 32.3 feet
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 32.3 feet by after midnight tomorrow.
  The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Friday morning.
* Impact...at 32.0 feet...Flooding begins at a trailer park downstream from
  Morris Bridge and just upstream from the northern end of the Tampa Bypass
  canal.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 32.5 feet on Sep 30
  2004.

&&


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

Hillsborough
 Morris Brid  32 32.3  Tue 08 PM  32.3   32.2   31.9   31.8   31.6


&&


LAT...LON 2806 8228 2806 8234 2811 8234 2811 8230




$$

FLC057-051435-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150808T0900Z/
/ZPHF1.1.ER.150803T2037Z.150804T1445Z.150808T0300Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Friday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Hillsborough River Near Hillsborough River State Park
* Until late Friday night
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.2 feet
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Friday before midnight.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Hillsborough River State Park is closed. Lowland
  flooding occurs at the mobile home park near Branchton on State Road 579.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.2 feet on Sep 28
  2004.

&&


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

Hillsborough
 Hillsboroug  10 11.2  Tue 09 PM  11.1   10.8   10.4    9.7    8.8


&&


LAT...LON 2812 8215 2812 8224 2806 8228 2811 8230
 2817 8225 2817 8215



$$

FLC101-051435-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.150728T0530Z.150805T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until further notice
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.3 feet
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet
* The river will continue rising to near 10.5 feet by early Thursday morning
  then begin falling.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Flooding threatens two homes 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    Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8 10.3  Tue 09 PM  10.5   10.5   10.3    9.9    9.4


&&


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




$$

FLC057-051435-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150806T1200Z/
/LITF1.1.ER.150804T1315Z.150805T0100Z.150806T0600Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Alafia River At Lithia
* Until Thursday morning
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.2 feet
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by early Thursday morning.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...River Drive and Squirrel Run Way downstream of State
  Road 640 are completely covered by water. One home begins to flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.4 feet on Aug 29
  2012.

&&


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

Alafia
 Lithia       13 13.2  Tue 09 PM  13.2   12.8   12.3   11.8   11.3


&&


LAT...LON 2787 8218 2784 8228 2789 8228 2792 8218




$$

FLC057-051435-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150808T0400Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.150801T0115Z.150804T1745Z.150807T2200Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Friday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Manatee River At Wimauma
* Until late Friday night
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.5 feet
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Friday evening.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...The canoe rental area floods.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.3 feet on Sep 26
  2013.

&&


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

Little Manatee
 Wimauma      11 13.5  Tue 09 PM  13.2   12.5   11.6   10.1    9.0


&&


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




$$

FLC115-051435-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150809T1800Z/
/MKCF1.1.ER.150727T1300Z.150801T0115Z.150809T1200Z.NO/
936 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until Sunday afternoon
* At 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.6 feet
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.2 feet on Sep 9
  2013.

&&


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

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7  7.6  Tue 09 PM   7.6    7.4    7.3    7.1    7.0


&&


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




$$



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