Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

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FLC027-211308-
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/ARCF1.3.ER.170910T2237Z.170915T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Arcadia
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.8 feet by .
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Up to 60 homes at River Acres are flooded. The
  Woman`s Club and American Legion are impacted.
* Impact...at 15.5 feet...25 homes at River Acres are impacted.
* Impact...at 15.0 feet...River Acres is impacted.
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Peace River Campground floods and 6 homes at River
  Acres are impacted.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Peace River Estates floods affecting several dozen
  homes.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...The Girl Scout camp floods.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Access roads to river acres become flooded.
* Impact...at 10.0 feet...3 to 4 homes in the river acres subdivision flood and
  the lowest portion of the girl scout camp floods.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.4 feet on Jun 26
  2003.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Peace
 Arcadia      11.0  15.5  Wed 08 AM  14.8   14.1   13.4   12.6   11.7


&&


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



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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC027-210300-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-170921T0300Z/
/ARHF1.3.ER.170910T2111Z.170911T1715Z.170920T2100Z.NR/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...Flood Warning extended until this evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Horse Creek Near Arcadia
* Until this evening.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by late this afternoon.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...The access road to Hidden Acres is impassable.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Secondary roads in hidden acres and royal palm begin
  to flood.
* Impact...at 10.5 feet...Two homes become isolated.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet on Aug 9
  1957.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Horse Creek
 Arcadia      12.0  12.3  Wed 08 AM  11.4   10.3    9.2    8.6    8.0


&&


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




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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC049-211308-
/O.EXT.KTBW.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170923T0000Z/
/ZFSF1.3.ER.170911T0303Z.170913T0815Z.170922T1800Z.NR/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Friday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Zolfo Springs
* Until Friday evening.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Friday early afternoon.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 17.7 feet on Jun 25
  2003.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Peace
 Zolfo Sprin  16.0  17.7  Wed 08 AM  16.9   16.2   15.6   14.9   15.1


&&


LAT...LON 2762 8176 2735 8179 2735 8187 2762 8184




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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC053-101-211308-
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/TRBF1.3.ER.170911T1205Z.170920T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 17.7 feet by tomorrow early afternoon
  then begin falling.
* Impact...at 15.6 feet...Water is 2 to 3 feet over the bridge at Clay Sink
  road and State Road 575.
* Impact...at 15.3 feet...Riverdale trailers are flooded.
* Impact...at 14.2 feet...River road east of the river is flooded. One campsite
  at the park is flooded. Peterson Park is flooded and closed. One home on
  Cercelia road is isolated. The Florida Campland is flooded. Wood River Court
  homes are isolated. And the Withlacoochee River canoe rental is flooded.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Flooding begins at Lacoochee, Talisman Estates,
  Riverdale, and River Height Estates.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 17.9 feet on Sep 11
  1950.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12.0  17.6  Wed 08 AM  17.7   17.7   17.6   17.5   17.2


&&


LAT...LON 2838 8219 2854 8226 2854 8217 2838 8210




$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC053-101-211308-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0026.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TRBF1.3.ER.170911T1205Z.170920T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee At Trilby
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 17.7 feet by tomorrow early afternoon
  then begin falling.
* Impact...at 15.6 feet...Water is 2 to 3 feet over the bridge at Clay Sink
  road and State Road 575.
* Impact...at 15.3 feet...Riverdale trailers are flooded.
* Impact...at 14.2 feet...River road east of the river is flooded. One campsite
  at the park is flooded. Peterson Park is flooded and closed. One home on
  Cercelia road is isolated. The Florida Campland is flooded. Wood River Court
  homes are isolated. And the Withlacoochee River canoe rental is flooded.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Flooding begins at Lacoochee, Talisman Estates,
  Riverdale, and River Height Estates.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 17.9 feet on Sep 11
  1950.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Withlacoochee
 Trilby       12.0  17.6  Wed 08 AM  17.7   17.7   17.6   17.5   17.2


&&


LAT...LON 2838 8219 2854 8226 2854 8217 2838 8210




$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC101-119-211308-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CRMF1.2.ER.170913T2100Z.170921T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Withlacoochee River At Croom
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 11.3 feet by Friday evening then begin
  falling.
* Impact...at 9.0 feet...Farms and pastureland flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.2 feet on Oct 3
  1979.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Withlacoochee
 Croom         9.0  11.0  Wed 08 AM  11.2   11.3   11.3   11.3   11.2


&&


LAT...LON 2854 8226 2879 8224 2879 8215 2854 8217




$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC101-211308-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WRGF1.2.ER.170911T0030Z.170916T1300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 10.2 feet by .
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Flooding threatens two homes on State Road 54.
* 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 10.4 feet on May 11
  1979.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Cypress Creek
 Worthington   8.0  10.4  Wed 08 AM  10.2    9.9    9.6    9.3    9.1


&&


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




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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC105-211308-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BARF1.2.ER.170911T0327Z.170917T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Peace River At Bartow
* Until further notice.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 9.3 feet by .
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Private roads downstream flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 9.2 feet on Aug 2
  1960.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Peace
 Bartow        8.0   9.4  Wed 08 AM   9.3    9.2    9.0    8.8    8.6


&&


LAT...LON 2791 8178 2762 8176 2762 8184 2791 8186




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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...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
  Withlacoochee River At Croom
  Cypress Creek At Worthington Gardens
  Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
  Peace River At Bartow
  Peace River At Arcadia

.Flooding continues across many local rivers. Most rivers in the
area have seen their peak flooding and are on a gradual receding trend.
However...The Withlacoochee River At Trilby and Croom will continue to
slowly rise...cresting either today or tomorrow. The river levels will
then generally remain steady through the remainder of the week...which will
prolong the worst flooding this area has seen in over 50 years.

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
on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

&&

FLC115-211307-
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170923T1800Z/
/MKCF1.2.ER.170827T0333Z.170914T1745Z.170923T1200Z.NO/
908 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 08 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...at 8.5 feet...Most of Myakka State Park is closed.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* Impact...at 7.0 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at Myakka State
  Park flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.9 feet on Aug 4
  1991.

&&


               FLD        OBSERVED         FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION       STG   STG  DAY  TIME   Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon

Myakka
 Myakka Rive   7.0   7.9  Wed 08 AM   7.6    7.3    7.0    6.8    6.6


&&


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




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