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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:18 AM EDT on August 31, 2015

Expires 11:18 AM EDT on September 01, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Horse Creek near Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will fall slowly but remain in a flood.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... Royal Park estates are affected near State Road 72.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
* 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 crest compares to a previous crest of 13.0 feet on Sep 14
2013.



             Fld observed forecast 8am
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12 14.9 Mon 10 am 14.5 14.0 13.4 12.7 12.1




Lat... Lon 2726 8194 2708 8198 2708 8202 2726 8201







1118 am EDT Mon Aug 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Peace River at Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 15.5 feet... 25 homes at River Acres are impacted.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... River Acres is impacted.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... Peace River campground floods and 6 homes at River
Acres are impacted.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... Peace River estates floods affecting several dozen
homes.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... the girl scout Camp floods.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... access roads to River Acres become flooded.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... 3 to 4 homes in the River Acres subdivision flood and
the lowest portion of the girl scout Camp floods.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 12.6 feet on Sep 9
2003.



             Fld observed forecast 8am
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Peace
Arcadia 11 13.1 Mon 10 am 14.2 14.5 14.4 14.2 13.9




Lat... Lon 2735 8179 2714 8189 2704 8197 2704 8202
2714 8197 2735 8186






Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:00 AM EDT on August 31, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 31, 2015


... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of FL and Florida... including the following in ...
FL... coastal Charlotte... coastal Hernando... coastal
Hillsborough... coastal Lee... coastal Manatee... coastal Pasco...
   coastal Sarasota... inland Charlotte... inland Hernando...
inland Hillsborough... inland Lee... inland Manatee... inland
Pasco and inland Sarasota. In Florida... DeSoto... Hardee...
Highlands... Pinellas and Polk.

* Through this evening

* deep tropical moisture over the region will create a threat
for very heavy rainfall across west central and southwest
Florida through Monday. 2 to 4 inches of rain with locally
higher amounts is possible.

* Heavy rain may create significant flooding of streets... urban
areas... and low lying flood prone areas. Additional river
flooding may develop across west central Florida... and
flooding will likely be exacerbated on rivers currently in
flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible during the next
24 to 36 hours. Residents living in flood prone areas should take
action to protect property.





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