weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flood Warning


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1007 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN FLORIDA...

  SUWANNEE RIVER NEAR WILCOX (US 19) AFFECTING DIXIE...GILCHRIST AND
  LEVY COUNTIES
  SUWANNEE RIVER AT FOWLER BLUFF (CR 347) AFFECTING DIXIE AND LEVY
  COUNTIES


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS AND CLICK ON YOUR RIVER POINT.

&&

FLC029-041-075-240207-
/O.EXT.KTAE.FL.W.0059.140423T1800Z-000000T0000Z/
/WCXF1.1.ER.140423T1800Z.140429T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1007 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SUWANNEE RIVER NEAR WILCOX (US 19).
* FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE
  WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:30 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 12.7 FEET BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
  ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...MODERATE FLOODING AFFECTS NUMEROUS HOMES IN
  THE AREA. WATER ENTERS SEVERAL HOMES AND SURROUNDS MANY OTHERS. ONE
  HUNDRED OR MORE HOMES ARE CUT OFF DUE TO WATER OVER THE ROADS NEAR
  COUNTY ROAD 340.

&&

LAT...LON 2982 8296 2965 8300 2956 8299 2956 8292 2971 8291 2982 8287


$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1007 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN FLORIDA...

  SUWANNEE RIVER NEAR WILCOX (US 19) AFFECTING DIXIE...GILCHRIST AND
  LEVY COUNTIES
  SUWANNEE RIVER AT FOWLER BLUFF (CR 347) AFFECTING DIXIE AND LEVY
  COUNTIES


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS AND CLICK ON YOUR RIVER POINT.

&&

FLC029-075-240206-
/O.EXT.KTAE.FL.W.0063.140426T0600Z-000000T0000Z/
/FWBF1.1.ER.140426T0600Z.140430T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1007 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SUWANNEE RIVER AT FOWLER BLUFF (CR 347).
* FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 6.3 FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING. ADDITIONAL
  RISES ARE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...WATER WILL ENTER MANY OF THE HOUSES NOT BUILT
  ON STILTS. MANY HOMES CUT OFF DUE TO WATER OVER THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 2945 8304 2934 8316 2931 8315 2930 8310 2936 8302 2944 8298


$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
959 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN FLORIDA...

  SANTA FE RIVER AT FORT WHITE AFFECTING ALACHUA...COLUMBIA AND
  GILCHRIST COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS. THE ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE PAGE PROVIDES
CURRENT AND FORECAST RIVER INFORMATION...GAGE LOCATIONS...IMPACTS...
AND HISTORICAL CREST INFORMATION FOR ALL FORECAST POINTS BY CLICKING
ON EACH POINT.

&&

FLC001-023-041-240159-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/FWHF1.2.ER.140412T0544Z.140430T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
959 PM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SANTA FE RIVER AT FORT WHITE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 26.0 FEET BY
  TUESDAY EVENING.  ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 26.0 FEET...DAMAGE TO HOMES AT LOW ELEVATION AS WELL AS
  BASEMENT AREAS UNDERNEATH HOMES ON STILTS IS LIKELY.
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...MINOR DAMAGE TO DWELLINGS IS POSSIBLE DUE TO
  BOAT WASH.



&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

SANTA FE
  FORT WHITE    24  24.4 TUE 09 PM   24.6   24.8   25.0   25.3   25.5

&&


LAT...LON 2990 8278 2981 8269 2983 8261 2985 8264 2985 8268 2993 8276



$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE