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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1004 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

  Peace River At Zolfo Springs
  Horse Creek Near Arcadia

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...
  Withlacoochee At Trilby
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Heavy rain over the past few days will keep the water level along several
rivers elevated above flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio. The latest
forecasts can also be found on weather.gov/tampabay. You can follow NWSTampaBay
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FLC115-031404-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MKCF1.2.ER.150727T1300Z.150902T1145Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1004 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until further notice.
* At 9 AM Wednesday the stage was 9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 9 feet by .
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Most of Myakka State Park is closed.
* Impact...at 8 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* Impact...at 7 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at Myakka State
  Park flood.
* 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   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7   9.0  Wed 09 AM   9.0    8.9    8.7    8.6    8.3


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




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