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Flood Warning
Statement as of 10:53 PM EDT op 23 april 2014

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday April 30...the Flood Warning continues for the Suwannee River at White Springs. * Until Wednesday April 30...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 10:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 81.1 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 77.0 feet. * Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 81.3 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday morning. * 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 Spring 77 81.1 Wed 10 PM 81.3 81.3 81.3 80.6 79.5

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

1037 PM 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 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.3 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 19.0 feet. * Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 25.9 feet by early Thursday morning then begin falling. * 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 23.3 Wed 10 PM 23.5 24.0 24.3 24.7 25.1

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

1037 PM EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

The Flood Warning continues for the Santa Fe River at Fort White. * Until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.6 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 24.0 feet. * Forecast...the river will continue rising to near 26.2 feet by Wednesday evening then begin falling. * Impact...at 26.0 feet...damage to homes at low elevation as well as basement areas underneath homes on stilts is likely. * Impact...at 24.0 feet...minor damage to dwellings is possible due to boat wash.

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

Santa Fe Fort White 24 24.6 Wed 09 PM 24.7 25.0 25.2 25.5 25.7

Lat...Lon 2990 8278 2981 8269 2983 8261 2985 8264 2985 8268 2993 8276

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