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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:23 AM EDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2014


The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Suwannee Springs.
* From this evening to Tuesday morning... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 66.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 67.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 68.5 feet by early Saturday morning. The river will
fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 68.0 feet... evacuation of some homes begins.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Suwannee - upper
Suwannee sp 67 66.6 Wed 09 am 67.4 68.2 68.5 68.4 68.1




Lat... Lon 3041 8312 3042 8306 3036 8290 3039 8288 3046 8305 3044 8315






1023 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at White Springs.
* Until Wednesday April 30... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 80.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 77.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 81.1 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at 81.0 feet... area known as Suwannee Valley is inundated
and secondary roads are closed. Flooding begins at Stephen f.
Foster State Park.
* Impact... at 80.0 feet... water begins to enter homes and secondary
roads become flooded.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Suwannee - upper
white Sprin 77 80.8 Wed 10 am 81.0 81.0 80.8 80.2 79.1




Lat... Lon 3036 8290 3031 8277 3032 8268 3035 8269 3034 8275 3039 8288






1019 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santa Fe River at Hildreth on U.S. 129 bridge.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.8 feet by
early Wednesday morning. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... entrance Road to Sandy Point is cutoff.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... houses in the Three Rivers Estates begin to
flood.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... campgrounds at Sandy Point begin to flood.






               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Santa Fe
Hildreth on 21 23.0 Wed 10 am 23.5 24.0 24.5 24.9 25.4




Lat... Lon 2993 8283 2992 8288 2989 8288 2989 8287 2990 8285 2990 8283






1019 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santa Fe River at Three Rivers Estates.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 23.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
early Wednesday morning. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 26.0 feet... access to area homes is compromised. Severe
flooding of most homes occurs.
* Impact... at 22.3 feet... all of Santa Fe Road is closed.
* Impact... at 21.2 feet... north part of the Santa Fe Road is closed.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... flooding begins on Santa Fe and Wilson
Springs Road.
* Impact... at 19.8 feet... waters begins to affect homes in the
Hollingsworth Bluff area at State Route 47.
* Impact... at 17.3 feet... water begins to reach homes just downstream
of river gage.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... water begins to Cross River run Road in
several locations.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... the Florida fish and wildlife conservation
commission will be enforcing idle speed/no wake restrictions from
river rise at oleno State Park to the confluence of the Suwannee
and Santa Fe rivers while the river stage at Three Rivers Estates
remains above 17 feet.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Thu Fri Sat sun Mon

Santa Fe
three river 19 23.2 Wed 10 am 23.6 24.2 24.7 25.2 25.6




Lat... Lon 2993 8276 2995 8279 2993 8283 2990 8283 2992 8280 2990 8278






918 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Branford (us 27).
* From late Thursday night until further notice... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 28.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Friday morning and
continue to rise to near 31.0 feet by Wednesday morning. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 31.5 feet... Suwannee County Road 349... northwest of
Branford... will be flooded.


Lat... Lon 2997 8299 2987 8293 2982 8296 2982 8287 2989 8285 3000 8294





918 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Luraville (sr 51).
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Wednesday the stage was 38.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 42.3 feet by
early Wednesday morning. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.



Lat... Lon 3008 8323 3006 8310 2997 8299 3000 8294 3012 8307 3013 8319





918 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Ellaville (us 90).
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 55.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 54.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 57.0 feet by
Monday early afternoon. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 58.0 feet... flooding will cause Suwannee River State
Park to be closed.


Lat... Lon 3044 8315 3038 8323 3026 8328 3026 8321 3036 8316 3041 8312





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