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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following
rivers in Florida...

  Hillsborough River At Morris Bridge
  Horse Creek Near Arcadia

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  Withlacoochee At Trilby
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Zolfo Springs
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. The Withlacoochee River At
Trilby will continue to rise before cresting tomorrow. The river will remain
steady through the remainder of the week which will prolong the worst flooding
this area has seen in over 50 years. The water will route downstream and
eventually affect locations near Croom.


Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

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901 PM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Hillsborough River At Morris Bridge
* Until late tonight.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 32.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by later tonight.
* 32.0 feet...Flooding begins at a trailer park downstream from
  Morris Bridge and just upstream from the northern end of the Tampa Bypass


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

 Morris Brid  32.0  32.0  Tue 08 PM  31.6   30.6   29.9   29.3   28.7


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


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