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WGUS82 KTBW 210136
FLSTBW
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
936 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following
rivers in Florida...

Alafia River At Lithia
Manatee River Near Myakka Head
Horse Creek Near Arcadia

.Recent heavy rainfall continues to cause minor flooding on area
rivers. Additional rainfall is forecast on Monday.

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.

&&

FLC057-220136-


936 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Alafia River At Lithia
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 09 PM Sunday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by tomorrow early
afternoon. The river is expected to fall below flood stage Tuesday
morning.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...River Drive and Squirrel Run Way
downstream of State Road 640 are completely covered by water. One
home begins to flood.
* Flood history...This compares to a previous crest of 13.5 feet
on Mar 29 1983.

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FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Alafia
Lithia 13.0 13.0 Sun 09 PM 13.4 12.9 11.5 9.5 7.4


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LAT...LON 2787 8218 2784 8228 2789 8228 2792 8218







FLC081-220136-


936 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Manatee River Near Myakka Head
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 08 PM Sunday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 13.0 feet by tomorrow early
afternoon. The river is expected to fall below flood stage late
Tuesday morning.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Private road and bridge 1 mile downstream
flood. Agricultural, rural Kibler area begins to flood.
* Flood history...This compares to a previous crest of 13.0 feet
on Sep 29 1979.

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FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Manatee
Myakka Head 11.0 11.0 Sun 08 PM 12.7 11.3 9.0 7.3 6.5


&&


LAT...LON 2746 8217 2743 8224 2745 8233 2752 8233
2751 8224 2753 8224






FLC027-220136-


936 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

...Flood Warning extended until late Tuesday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Horse Creek Near Arcadia
* From this evening through late Tuesday night.
* At 08 PM Sunday the stage was 11.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and
continue to rise to near 13.0 feet by tomorrow morning. The river
is expected to fall below flood stage by Tuesday before midnight.
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
* Flood history...This compares to a previous crest of 13.0 feet
on Sep 14 2013.

&&


FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 11.9 Sun 08 PM 13.0 12.7 11.7 11.0 10.3


&&


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







WGUS42 KTBW 201942
FLWTBW
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
342 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

...The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers...

Manatee River Near Myakka Head
Horse Creek Near Arcadia

.Heavy rainfall over the last week and today has caused the Manatee
River near Myakka Head and the Horse Creek near Arcadia to rise to
flood stage. Additional rainfall is expected the remainder of today
and again on Monday which will result in minor flooding at some
locations.


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.

&&

FLC081-210842-


342 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Manatee River Near Myakka Head
* From this evening until Tuesday morning.
* At 3 PM Sunday the stage was...10.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and
continue to rise to near 12.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the
river is expected to fall below flood stage by early Tuesday
morning.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Private road and bridge 1 mile downstream
flood. Agricultural, rural Kibler area begins to flood.
* Flood history...This compares to a previous crest of 12.1 feet
on Jul 2 1974.

&&


FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Manatee
Myakka Head 11.0 10.1 Sun 03 PM 12.1 10.5 8.6 7.0 6.3


&&


LAT...LON 2746 8217 2743 8224 2745 8233 2752 8233
2751 8224 2753 8224






FLC027-210842-


342 PM EDT Sun May 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Horse Creek Near Arcadia
* From this evening until Tuesday evening.
* At 2 PM Sunday the stage was...10.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and
continue to rise to near 12.7 feet by tomorrow morning.the river is
expected to fall below flood stage by Tuesday early 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 compares to a previous crest of 12.7 feet
on Aug 8 2002.

&&


FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 10.5 Sun 02 PM 12.7 12.3 11.3 10.5 9.8


&&


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








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