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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:57 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Flood Warning for homes in the vicinity of the little Withlacoochee
River in...
southwestern Sumter County in central Florida...
east central Hernando County in west central Florida...

* until 900 PM EDT Monday.

* At 856 PM EDT, although river levels have begun to fall slowly,
flooding will continue along the little Withlacoochee River
through Monday.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding near homes
along portions of the little Withlacoochee River between I-75 and
U.S. 301. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads.
Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 2858 8220 2857 8217 2858 8215 2856 8216
      2856 8217 2857 8219 2857 8220


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Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 9:45 PM EDT Aug. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

* until further notice.
* At 09 PM Sunday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* No flooding is currently forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 10.9 feet after midnight
tomorrow
* flood history... this compares to a previous crest of 12.0 feet
on Aug 24 1967.



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

Withlacoochee
Trilby 12.0 10.9 sun 09 PM 10.9 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.5




Lat... Lon 2838 8219 2854 8226 2854 8217 2838 8210







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