Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
843 AM EDT Sat May 25 2024

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Florida...

  Withlacoochee River near Pinetta (CR 150) affecting Hamilton and
  Madison Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

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

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued by late tonight at midnight EDT.

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843 AM EDT Sat May 25 2024

...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE MONDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Withlacoochee River near Pinetta (CR 150).

* WHEN...Until late Monday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 73.0 feet, Roads near the river on the west bank
  continue to flood in Madison County. Water begins to come over the
  bank at the Florida Campsites in Hamilton County.
  At 76.0 feet, Several roads near the river in Madison County
  become impassable. In Hamilton County, water begins to flood back
  yards of homes along NW 36th Terrace. Flooding continues to worsen
  at the Florida Campsites, with portions of the area becoming
  inaccessible.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:30 AM EDT Saturday the stage was 75.5 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:30 AM EDT Saturday was 75.8 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
    late tomorrow evening and continue falling to 63.8 feet
    Thursday morning.
  - Flood stage is 73.0 feet.
  - Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of
    75.1 feet on 03/21/1980.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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LAT...LON 3063 8322 3047 8320 3042 8316 3037 8320
      3046 8329 3064 8342


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73-YOUNG