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849 PM EDT Tue Sep 18 2018
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
* RED TIDE HAZARDS...Possible respiratory irritation in some
For red tide forecast information visit
* FLORIDA RED TIDE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION POTENTIAL IMPACTS...
Symptoms may include coughing...sneezing...and tearing eyes.
People with respiratory conditions such as asthma...
emphysema...and other pulmonary diseases may be more
sensitive. Irritation may vary locally and throughout the day.
If you experience uncomfortable symptoms...consider going to
an unaffected beach nearby.
* FLORIDA RED TIDE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION TIMING/LOCATION...NOAA
Coastal northern and southern Pinellas County: Gulf
coast...possible Wednesday and Thursday.
Bay regions of northern Pinellas...possible Wednesday and
Coastal southern Manatee County: Gulf coast and bay
regions...possible Wednesday and Thursday.
Coastal northern and southern Sarasota County: Gulf coast and
bay regions...possible Wednesday and Thursday.
Coastal northern and southern Charlotte County: Gulf coast...
possible Wednesday and Thursday.
Bay regions of southern Charlotte...possible Wednesday and
Coastal northern and central Lee County: Gulf coast of
northern Lee...possible Wednesday. Gulf coast of central
Lee...possible Wednesday and Thursday.
Florida red tide observations...You can find unaffected beaches
by checking reports of recent local observations and data: Mote
Marine Laboratory daily beach conditions at
https://visitbeaches.org and the Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission (FWC) red tide status at
Florida red tide health information...Consult the Florida
Department of Health at: www.floridahealth.gov/environmental-
health/aquatic-toxins/red- tide.html or call the Poison Control
Center at: 1 800 222 1222.
Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
the Department of Commerce (DOC)/(NOAA) of these external web
sites or the information, products, or services contained
Florida red tide information sources...red tide forecasts are
provided by the National Ocean Service with data provided by the
FWC and Mote Marine Laboratory.
901 PM EDT Tue Sep 18 2018
...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Myakka River At Myakka River State Park
* From after midnight tomorrow through Wednesday morning.
* At 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Impact...at 7.0 feet...Trails, picnic areas, and parking lots at
Myakka State Park flood.
* Flood history...This compares to a previous crest of 7.0 feet
on Jan 10 1998.
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Myakka Rive 7.0 7.0 Tue 08 PM 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.4
LAT...LON 2726 8226 2715 8234 2715 8238 2731 8226