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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
945 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD...
THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMUAMA...AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS...

.WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL
CAUSE THE MANATEE RIVER...LITTLE MANATEE RIVER...AND ANCLOTE RIVER TO RISE
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC081-261545-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0018.141127T0900Z-141128T0600Z/
/MKHF1.1.ER.141127T0900Z.141127T1200Z.141128T0000Z.NO/
945 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD
* FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
* AT 9 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.4 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.4 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING.THE RIVER IS EXPECTED
  TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 11 FEET...PRIVATE ROAD AND BRIDGE 1 MILE DOWNSTREAM FLOOD.
  AGRICULTURAL, RURAL KIBLER AREA BEGINS TO FLOOD.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.4 FEET ON SEP 18
  2013.

&&


             FLD  OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION     STG  STG  DAY TIME    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

MANATEE
 MYAKKA HEAD  11  3.4  TUE 09 PM   5.7   11.4    9.7    7.3    5.7


&&


LAT...LON 2746 8217 2743 8224 2745 8233 2752 8233
 2751 8224 2753 8224



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