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Flood Warning
1008 AM EDT TUE AUG 30 2016

The National Weather Service in Tampa Fl has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* From Thursday afternoon until further notice.
* At 09 AM Tuesday the stage was...5.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon
and continue to rise to near 8.1 feet by Saturday morning. additional rises
are possible thereafter.
* 8.5 feet...Most of Myakka State Park is closed.
* 8.0 feet...The main road at Myakka State Park floods.
* 7.0 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at Myakka State
Park flood.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.1 feet on Aug 18



Myakka Rive 7.0 5.6 Tue 09 AM 5.7 6.7 7.6 8.1 8.1


LAT...LON 2726 8226 2715 8234 2715 8238 2731 8226

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