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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER
AT ELFERS.

.HEAVY RAIN FROMS YESTERDAYS COLD FRONT BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO FLOOD STAGES...OR WILL CAUSE FLOODING BY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-270712-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-141127T0712Z/
/LITF1.1.ER.141126T1815Z.141126T2000Z.141127T0112Z.NO/
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA
* UNTIL LATE TONIGHT.
* AT 3 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING.
* 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.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO AFFECT RIVER DRIVE AND SQUIRREL RUN
  WAY DOWNSTREAM OF STATE ROAD 640.
* 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

ALAFIA
 LITHIA       13  13.2  WED 03 PM  12.0   10.2    9.4    8.9    8.5


&&


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




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER
AT ELFERS.

.HEAVY RAIN FROMS YESTERDAYS COLD FRONT BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO FLOOD STAGES...OR WILL CAUSE FLOODING BY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC101-272042-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-141128T0300Z/
/ELFF1.1.ER.141127T0512Z.141127T1200Z.141127T2100Z.NO/
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS
* FROM AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 3 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 21.0 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED
  TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...THERE IS WATER OVER THE ROADWAY ALONG THE ELFERS
  PARKWAY.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 21.6 FEET ON MAR 14
  2010.

&&


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

ANCLOTE RIVER
 ELFERS       20  15.9  WED 03 PM  21.0   17.2   14.9   13.9   13.4


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER
AT ELFERS.

.HEAVY RAIN FROMS YESTERDAYS COLD FRONT BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO FLOOD STAGES...OR WILL CAUSE FLOODING BY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-272042-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-141128T2230Z/
/WIMF1.1.ER.141127T0300Z.141127T1800Z.141128T1630Z.NO/
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* FROM TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 3 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TONIGHT AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 12.5 FEET BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...THE CANOE RENTAL AREA FLOODS.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...THE RIVER OVERFLOWS ITS BANKS.
* 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11  10.2  WED 03 PM  12.2   11.3    9.6    8.0    7.1


&&


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




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER
AT ELFERS.

.HEAVY RAIN FROMS YESTERDAYS COLD FRONT BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO FLOOD STAGES...OR WILL CAUSE FLOODING BY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-272043-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0020.141127T1800Z-141201T1200Z/
/ZPHF1.1.ER.141127T1800Z.141129T0000Z.141201T0600Z.NO/
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR ZEPHYRHILLS
* FROM TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.
* AT 3 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.2 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED
  TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING.
* 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.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...SOME STATE PARK OPERATIONS ARE SUSPENDED.
* 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

HILLSBOROUGH
 ZEPHYRHILLS  10   8.2  WED 03 PM   9.8   10.9   11.2   10.6    9.8


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR
ZEPHYRHILLS...CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS....THE ALAFIA RIVER AT
LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER
AT ELFERS.

.HEAVY RAIN FROMS YESTERDAYS COLD FRONT BROUGHT SEVERAL OF THE AREA RIVERS
AND CREEKS INTO FLOOD STAGES...OR WILL CAUSE FLOODING BY THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC101-272042-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0021.141128T0400Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.1.ER.141128T0400Z.141201T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
343 PM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS.
* FROM TOMORROW LATE EVENING THROUGH FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 3 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
  RISE TO NEAR 9.6 FEET BY MONDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE
  THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS AT THE RECREATION AREA 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   THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

CYPRESS CREEK
 WORTHINGTON   8   5.8  WED 03 PM   7.2    8.3    8.9    9.3    9.6


&&


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




$$

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