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Horse Creek (FL) near Arcadia at SR 72 Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 3.58 ft at 1:30PM Dec 03, 2020Highest Observation: 3.58 ft at 1:45PM Dec 03, 2020Highest Observation: 3.58 ft at 2:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 2:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.57 ft at 3:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 3:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 4:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.56 ft at 5:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 5:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 6:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 7:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.55 ft at 8:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 8:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 9:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.54 ft at 10:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 10:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 10:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:00PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:15PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:30PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 11:45PM Dec 03, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.53 ft at 12:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 12:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 1:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.52 ft at 2:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 3:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 4:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 5:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.51 ft at 5:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 5:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 6:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 7:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 8:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 8:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.5 ft at 8:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 8:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 9:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.49 ft at 10:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 10:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:00AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:15AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:30AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 11:45AM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 12:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:45PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.47 ft at 1:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.47 ft at 1:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 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3.44 ft at 8:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.44 ft at 8:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:45PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:45PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:45PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:00PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:15PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:30PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 11:45PM Dec 04, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 1:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 2:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.42 ft at 2:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 3:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 4:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.41 ft at 5:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 5:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 6:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 7:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 8:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 9:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.4 ft at 10:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 10:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 10:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:00AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:15AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:30AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 11:45AM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:00PM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:15PM Dec 05, 2020Observed: 3.39 ft at 12:30PM Dec 05, 2020USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesARHF1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (1:22PM Dec 5, 2020)ObservedLatest observed value: 3.39 ft at 12:30 PM EST 5-Dec-2020. Flood Stage is 12 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 48 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Horse Creek (FL) near Arcadia at SR 72 are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 16
Moderate Flood Stage: 14.5
Flood Stage: 12
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 18.02 ft on 06/23/2003
(2) 17.94 ft on 08/01/1960
(3) 17.78 ft on 06/27/1992
(4) 17.34 ft on 06/18/1982
(5) 17.07 ft on 09/11/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 13.48 ft on 08/19/2019
(2) 12.76 ft on 12/25/2018
(3) 12.03 ft on 09/29/2018
(4) 17.07 ft on 09/11/2017
(5) 15.85 ft on 08/27/2017
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.54 ft on 06/28/1977
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17.73 Flooding affects over 100 homes.
17 Water reaches the Outward Bound center.
16 Water is on State Highways 72 and 761.
15 Royal Park Estates are affected near State Road 72.
14 Buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
12 The access road to Hidden Acres is impassable.
11 Secondary roads in hidden acres and royal palm begin to flood.
10.5 Two homes become isolated.
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Latitude: 27.199167° N, Longitude: 81.988611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 12 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
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