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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
933 PM EDT Sun Sep 19 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  Cypress Creek At SR 54 Worthington Gardens affecting Pasco County.

  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park affecting Sarasota County.

For the Cypress Creek...including SR 54 Worthington Gardens...Minor
flooding is forecast.
For the Myakka...including Myakka River State Park...Minor flooding
is forecast.


Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio,
television, or NOAA Weather Radio for further information.

Additional information is available at

The next statement will be issued Monday afternoon at 1245 PM EDT.


933 PM EDT Sun Sep 19 2021

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Myakka River At Myakka River State Park.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM EDT Sunday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 9:00 PM EDT Sunday was 7.7 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to hold around 7.7 feet and crest
  just after midnight tonight.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet, The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.7
  feet on 10/11/1982.


                  Fld   Observed        Forecasts (8 pm EDT)
Location          Stg   Stg   Day/Time  Mon   Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri

Myakka River
Myakka River Stat 7.0   7.7   Sun 9 pm  7.6   7.6   7.6   7.6   7.6


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



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