weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flood Warning


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-011533-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-141005T0900Z/
/LITF1.2.ER.140927T2255Z.140929T0145Z.141005T0300Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA
* UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
* AT 10 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.3 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 15.4 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW.
  THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 15 FEET...ADDITIONAL RESIDENCES DOWNSTREAM OF STATE ROAD 640
  BRIDGE BEGIN FLOODING.
* 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    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

ALAFIA
 LITHIA       13 15.3  TUE 10 PM  15.4   14.4   13.7   13.3   12.8


&&


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




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC081-011500-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-141001T1500Z/
/MKHF1.2.ER.140926T2344Z.140928T1015Z.141001T0900Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.5 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET
* THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW.
* 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 11.5  TUE 09 PM  10.9   10.2    9.4    8.6    7.4


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC027-011533-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ARCF1.1.ER.140930T0345Z.141004T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE PEACE RIVER AT ARCADIA
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.3 FEET BY FRIDAY EVENING THEN BEGIN
  FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 12 FEET...THE GIRL SCOUT CAMP FLOODS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.1 FEET ON JUL
30 2013.

&&


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

PEACE
 ARCADIA      11 11.3  TUE 09 PM  11.6   11.9   12.2   12.3   12.2


&&


LAT...LON 2735 8179 2714 8189 2704 8197 2704 8202
 2714 8197 2735 8186



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC115-011533-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MKCF1.2.ER.140926T2121Z.141001T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MYAKKA RIVER AT MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
* AT 10 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.4 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.6 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING THEN
BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.6 FEET...THE WALKWAY TO THE RIVER GAGE FLOODS.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 8.1 FEET ON JUN 30
  2012.

&&


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

MYAKKA
 MYAKKA RIVE   7  9.4  TUE 10 PM   9.6    9.4    9.2    9.1    8.7


&&


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




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC057-011533-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-141004T0000Z/
/WIMF1.2.ER.140928T0058Z.140929T0745Z.141003T1800Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES
FOR THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING
* AT 10 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.7 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 13.8 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW.
  THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 14.5 FEET...FLOODING OF SEVERAL HOUSES BEGINS NEAR 32ND AND 33RD
  STREETS IN RUSKIN.
* 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    WED    THU    FRI    SAT    SUN

LITTLE MANATEE
 WIMAUMA      11 13.7  TUE 10 PM  13.8   12.6   11.2   10.1    9.1


&&


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




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR...THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA
HEAD...THE ALAFIA RIVER AT LITHIA...THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT
WIMAUMA...THE MYAKKA RIVER AT THE MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK...THE PEACE
RIVER AT ARCADIA...AND THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA...

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. IF
ANY ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN OCCURS OVER THE RIVER BASINS THE FLOODING WILL
BECOME WORSE.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLC027-011533-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-141004T1800Z/
/ARHF1.1.ER.140928T1807Z.140929T1800Z.141004T1200Z.NO/
1033 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR THE HORSE CREEK NEAR ARCADIA
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.8 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.8 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW.
  THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 12 FEET...THE ACCESS ROAD TO HIDDEN ACRES IS IMPASSABLE.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.7 FEET ON SEP
26 2013.

&&


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

HORSE CREEK
 ARCADIA      12 12.8  TUE 09 PM  12.8   12.5   12.3   12.0   11.7


&&


LAT...LON 2726 8194 2708 8198 2708 8202 2726 8201




$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1007 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN FLORIDA...GEORGIA...

  ST MARY`S RIVER AT MACCLENNY AFFECTING BAKER...NASSAU AND CHARLTON
  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 UNDER CURRENT WEATHER.
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.

&&

FLC003-089-GAC049-020207-
/O.NEW.KJAX.FL.W.0036.141001T1800Z-141003T0600Z/
/MACF1.1.ER.141001T1800Z.141002T0000Z.141003T0000Z.NO/
1007 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE ST MARY`S RIVER AT MACCLENNY.
* FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE
  WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 12.1 FEET BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING
  AREAS AND TIMBER LANDS.



&&


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

ST. MARYS
  MACCLENNY     12  11.4 TUE 10 PM   11.8   12.1   11.8   11.4   10.8

&&


LAT...LON 3035 8220 3034 8203 3062 8198 3062 8204 3038 8207 3041 8221



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE, FL
1004 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE ST. JOHNS RIVER AT ASTOR...

RECENT HEAVY RAINS ALONG WITH TIDAL EFFECTS AND NORTHERLY WINDS THAT
INHIBIT FLOW DOWNSTREAM ARE EXPECTED THE KEEP THE RIVER IN MINOR FLOOD
STAGE INTO THE WEEKEND. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE BASIN OR
UPSTREAM COULD CAUSE FURTHER SLIGHT RISES INTO THE LATE WEEK.

FLC069-127-030204-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ASTF1.1.ER.140929T0300Z.141002T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1004 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ST JOHNS RIVER NEAR ASTOR.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.

* AT 2.8 FEET, MINOR FLOODING OCCURS TO HOMES AND BUSINESSES IN LOW
LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVER.

&&

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

ST. JOHNS RIVER
 ASTOR       2.8   2.9  TUE 09 PM   3.1    2.9    2.9    2.9    2.9

&&

LAT...LON  2910 8142 2935 8157 2932 8169 2908 8150

$$

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

&&

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
824 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Texas...

  Rio Grande below Presidio 5SE affecting Presidio County
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Rio Grande at Presidio International Bridge affecting Presidio
  County

Releases from Luis Leon Reservoir continue to slow leading to falling
river levels on the Rio Grande at Presidio. The river should drop below
flood stage at the International Bridge tomorrow but elevated flow is
forecast to continue through the week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists are urged to heed flood warnings, and exercise caution if
traveling through this area.  Vehicle-related fatalities are the
number one source of flood fatalities in West Texas and New Mexico.
If you encounter a flooded stretch of roadway, do not attempt to
cross it.  You and your vehicle could be swept downstream in rushing
floodwaters.  Turn around, don`t drown!

River levels are high.  Ranchers and farmers should move livestock
and machinery out of flood-prone areas if time permits.

Keep in mind that any additional rainfall across the area could
significantly change the present forecast stage.

Additional information is available at:  www.weather.gov/midland

The next statement will be issued

&&

TXC377-011724-
/O.EXT.KMAF.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-141002T0100Z/
/PRST2.1.ER.140920T2155Z.140926T2200Z.141001T1300Z.NO/
824 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Rio Grande at Presidio International Bridge.
* until Wednesday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8PM Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet (4.9 meters).
* flooding is occurring and  flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.5 feet (4.7 meters).
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet (4.7 meters), the river reaches minor flood
  stage, and flooding between the levees occurs.  No damage to
  structures is expected.

This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.5 feet (4.7 meters) on
Sep 20 2014.

&&

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (feet):

                   Bf  Fld  Observed                  Forecast
Location          Stg  Stg  Stage   Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
                                                7AM   7AM   7AM   7AM
  Presidio Inter 12.0 15.5   16.2   Tue  8 PM  13.6  13.0  12.6  12.3

Below are the latest river stages and forecasts (meters):

                   Bf  Fld  Observed                  Forecast
Location          Stg  Stg  Stage   Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat
                                                7AM   7AM   7AM   7AM
  Presidio Inter  3.7  4.7    4.9   Tue  8 PM   4.1   4.0   3.8   3.7

&&

LAT...LON 2951 10446 2963 10437 2961 10430 2945 10435 2949 10443


$$

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