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This probabilistic forecast is issued by the Southeast River Forecast Center.
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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) 21.24 ft on 09/29/2022
(2) 18.02 ft on 06/23/2003
(3) 17.94 ft on 08/01/1960
(4) 17.78 ft on 06/27/1992
(5) 17.34 ft on 06/18/1982
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 21.24 ft on 09/29/2022
(2) 14.56 ft on 09/20/2022
(3) 14.52 ft on 09/06/2022
(4) 13.48 ft on 08/19/2019
(5) 12.76 ft on 12/25/2018
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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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