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High Surf Advisory

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Rip Current Statement

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Flood Warning

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD... THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMUAMA...AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS... .WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE THE MANATEE RIVER...LITTLE MANATEE RIVER...AND ANCLOTE RIVER TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMAUMA * FROM EARLY TOMORROW THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING * AT 9 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.1 FEET * FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET * THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 14.5 FEET BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. * IMPACT...AT 14.5 FEET...FLOODING OF SEVERAL HOUSES BEGINS NEAR 32ND AND 33RD STREETS IN RUSKIN. * FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 14.3 FEET ON SEP 26 2013. && FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI SAT SUN LITTLE MANATEE WIMAUMA 11 8.1 TUE 09 PM 12.6 14.5 13.6 11.5 9.5 &&

Flood Warning

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER AT HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK AND CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS. .WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER AT HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK AND CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THE WEEKEND. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER NEAR ZEPHYRHILLS * FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE * AT 9 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS...3.5 FEET * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST * FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET * THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EARLY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.5 FEET BY FRIDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. * IMPACT...AT 11 FEET...HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK IS CLOSED. LOWLAND FLOODING OCCURS AT THE MOBILE HOME PARK NEAR BRANCHTON ON STATE ROAD 579. * IMPACT...AT 8 FEET...SOME STATE PARK OPERATIONS ARE SUSPENDED. * FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.6 FEET ON SEP 16 1979. && FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI SAT SUN HILLSBOROUGH ZEPHYRHILLS 10 3.5 TUE 09 PM 4.8 9.0 11.3 11.5 10.8 &&

High Surf Advisory

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Rip Current Statement

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Flood Warning

...THE RIVER FLOOD WARNING FOR THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO MODERATE FLOOD... .WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE THE THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS WITH MODERATE FLOODING EXPECTED. ...FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS * UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON * AT 12 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...14.4 FEET * MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST * FLOOD STAGE IS 20 FEET * THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 22 FEET BY WEDNESDAY EVENING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY MORNING. * IMPACT...AT 23 FEET...EVACUATION RECOMMENDED FOR RESIDENTS OF ANCLOTE RIVER ESTATES. * IMPACT...AT 22 FEET...THERE IS WATER OVER THE ROADWAY ALONG THE ELFERS PARKWAY. * FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 22.1 FEET ON AUG 16 2004. && FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT SUN MON ANCLOTE RIVER ELFERS 20 14.4 WED 12 AM 20.1 16.0 14.4 13.8 MSG &&

Flood Warning

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER AT HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK AND CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS. .WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE THE HILLSBOROUGH RIVER AT HILLSBOROUGH RIVER STATE PARK AND CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THE WEEKEND. THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR THE CYPRESS CREEK AT WORTHINGTON GARDENS * FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE * AT 9 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS...4.5 FEET * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST * FLOOD STAGE IS 8 FEET * THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 10.3 FEET BY SUNDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER. * IMPACT...AT 11 FEET...FLOODING THREATENS TWO HOMES ON STATE ROAD 54. * IMPACT...AT 8 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS AT THE RECREATION AREA ON STATE ROAD 54. * FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 10.3 FEET ON AUG 13 2003. && FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI SAT SUN CYPRESS CREEK WORTHINGTON 8 4.5 TUE 09 PM 5.4 7.1 8.2 9.4 10.3 &&

High Surf Advisory

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Rip Current Statement

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Flood Warning

...A RIVER FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER AT MYAKKA HEAD... THE LITTLE MANATEE RIVER AT WIMUAMA...AND THE ANCLOTE RIVER AT ELFERS... .WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAIN OF 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL CAUSE THE MANATEE RIVER...LITTLE MANATEE RIVER...AND ANCLOTE RIVER TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE MANATEE RIVER NEAR MYAKKA HEAD * FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT * AT 9 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.4 FEET * FLOOD STAGE IS 11 FEET * THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.4 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING.THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING. * IMPACT...AT 11 FEET...PRIVATE ROAD AND BRIDGE 1 MILE DOWNSTREAM FLOOD. AGRICULTURAL, RURAL KIBLER AREA BEGINS TO FLOOD. * FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.4 FEET ON SEP 18 2013. && FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI SAT SUN MANATEE MYAKKA HEAD 11 3.4 TUE 09 PM 5.7 11.4 9.7 7.3 5.7 &&

High Surf Advisory

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Rip Current Statement

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT TODAY... ...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY... .A COLD IS MOVING SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ITS WAKE. LARGE WAVES OFFSHORE WILL PROPAGATE TOWARD THE COAST RESULTING IN DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND OCCASIONAL HIGH SURF. ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... * WAVES AND SURF...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO GALE FORCE. THESE INCREASING WINDS WILL HELP TO BUILD SURF INTO THE 4 TO 5 FOOT RANGE ALONG AREA BEACHES ON WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES TODAY.

Flood Watch

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING... .ADDITION LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING. THE GROUND IS ALREADY SATURATED AND ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO FLOODING. RAINS WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY... THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * A PORTION OF WEST CENTRAL FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH...COASTAL MANATEE...COASTAL PASCO...COASTAL SARASOTA...DESOTO...HARDEE...HIGHLANDS... INLAND HILLSBOROUGH...INLAND MANATEE...INLAND PASCO...INLAND SARASOTA...PINELLAS AND POLK. * UNTIL NOON EST TODAY * WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE OCCURRED ACROSS THE AREA. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD PROLONG LOCALIZED FLOODING. * ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS MAY STILL BE COVERED WITH WATER IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

Currently

Novc

  • 56° Overcast
  • Winds at 10 mph from the 360
  • Relative Humidity: 90
  • Pressure: 30.05 in
  • Visibility: mi

Observations from Tampa International Airport, FL
at 11:53AM Nov 26

Forecast courtesty of NOAA.

Forecast

Today

Hi_shwrs70

High: 63 °

Showers Likely

 

Tonight

Nfew

Low: 46 °

Mostly Clear

 

Thanksgiving Day

Few

High: 67 °

Sunny

 

Thursday Night

Nfew

Low: 42 °

Mostly Clear

 

Friday

Few

High: 65 °

Sunny

 

Friday Night

Nfew

Low: 48 °

Mostly Clear

 

Saturday

Few

High: 69 °

Sunny

 

Saturday Night

Nfew

Low: 55 °

Mostly Clear

 
  • Today Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
  • Thanksgiving Day Sunny, with a high near 67. Light northwest wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 42. North wind around 9 mph.
  • Friday Sunny, with a high near 65. North northeast wind around 8 mph.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
  • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 55. East wind around 6 mph.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.