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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:12 AM EDT Aug. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Thursday evening...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Horse Creek near Arcadia
* until Thursday evening.
* At 09 am Tuesday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by Thursday early
afternoon.
* 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 compares to a previous crest of 13.4 feet
on Sep 23 1983.



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

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 13.4 Tue 09 am 12.8 12.1 11.5 10.9 10.3




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







1012 am EDT Tue Aug 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Peace River at Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 09 am Tuesday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.9 feet by tomorrow
morning.
* 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 compares to a previous crest of 14.1 feet
on Sep 3 1953.



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

Peace
Arcadia 11.0 14.1 Tue 09 am 13.9 13.6 13.2 12.7 12.2




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






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