Arcadia, FL

7:25 PM EDT on August 17, 2019 (GMT -0400)
West Elementary School WeatherSTEM | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 62 ft 27.22 °N, 81.86 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
80.4 °F
Feels Like 86 °F
N
0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:59 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KPGD 172253Z 11003KT 10SM -RA FEW080 BKN110 26/26 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP185 P0003 T02560256 $
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 86 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:59 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Gibbous, 95% visible
METAR KPGD 172253Z 11003KT 10SM -RA FEW080 BKN110 26/26 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP185 P0003 T02560256 $

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:13 AM EDT Aug. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Peace River at Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 8 am Saturday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 14.3 feet by Monday evening
then begin falling.
* Impact... at 15 feet... River Acres is impacted.
* Impact... at 14 feet... Peace River campground floods and 6 homes
at River Acres are impacted.
* Impact... at 13 feet... Peace River estates floods affecting
several dozen homes.
* Impact... at 12 feet... the girl scout Camp floods.
* Impact... at 11 feet... access roads to River Acres become
flooded.
* Impact... at 10 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 14.3 feet
on Sep 4 1995.



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

Peace
Arcadia 11.0 13.9 Sat 08 am 14.1 14.3 14.3 14.1 13.9




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






913 am EDT Sat Aug 17 2019

... Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Horse Creek near Arcadia
* until Thursday morning.
* At 8 am Saturday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 13.2 feet by this evening.
The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Thursday
morning.
* Impact... at 14 feet... buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
* Impact... at 12 feet... the access Road to Hidden Acres is
impassable.
* Impact... at 11 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 13.2 feet
on Jul 4 2013.



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

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 13.1 Sat 08 am 13.2 13.1 12.9 12.4 11.9




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