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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:28 PM EDT on April 17, 2014

Expires 9:28 PM EDT on April 18, 2014


The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Suwannee Springs.
* From Tuesday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 59.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 67.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 67.5 feet by Tuesday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.






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

Suwannee - upper
Suwannee sp 67 59.8 Thu 08 PM 60.1 60.9 62.3 64.8 66.8



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






928 PM EDT Thu Apr 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at White Springs.
* From Saturday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 72.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 77.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 80.8 feet by Monday evening.
* 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Suwannee - upper
white Sprin 77 72.9 Thu 09 PM 73.4 75.4 79.1 80.6 80.4



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






924 PM EDT Thu Apr 17 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 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 21.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 22.6 feet by
Tuesday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Santa Fe
Hildreth on 21 21.4 Thu 09 PM 21.5 21.7 21.9 22.2 22.5



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






924 PM EDT Thu Apr 17 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santa Fe River at Three Rivers Estates.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 21.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by
Tuesday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Santa Fe
three river 19 21.6 Thu 09 PM 21.7 21.9 22.3 22.6 22.8



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






Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:24 PM EDT on April 17, 2014

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Flood Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through late
Friday night...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of northeast Florida and southeast
Georgia.

* From Friday afternoon through late Friday night

* widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected... with
isolated amounts to 5 inches.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




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