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WGUS42 KMLB 231425  
FLWMLB  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE, FL  
925 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017  
 
A RIVER FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR...THE SAINT JOHNS RIVER...  
AT ASTOR...  
 
RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL IN COMBINATION WITH SOME TIDAL EFFECTS WILL CAUSE  
THE RIVER LEVEL AT ASTOR TO RISE INTO MINOR FLOOD STAGE OVER THE NEXT  
DAY OR TWO. ANY ADDITIONAL RISE OF THE RIVER LEVEL BEYOND THE CURRENT  
FORECAST WILL BE DEPENDENT ON HOW MUCH RAINFALL ACCUMULATES TODAY AND  
TOMORROW. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL WILL ALSO HAVE AN EFFECT ON HOW QUICKLY  
THE RIVER LEVEL BEGINS TO DECLINE THIS WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.  
 
FOR THE ST. JOHNS RIVER, INCLUDING ASTOR, MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
FLC069-127-241425-  
/O.NEW.KMLB.FL.W.0010.171124T1800Z-171125T1200Z/  
/ASTF1.1.ER.171124T1800Z.171124T1800Z.171125T0600Z.NR/  
925 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE ST JOHNS RIVER NEAR ASTOR  
* FROM TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON UNTIL EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
* FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* NO FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
*AT 2.8 FEET, MINOR FLOODING OCCURS TO A FEW HOMES IN LOW LYING AREAS  
ALONG THE RIVER. FLOODING OF LOW LYING STREETS AND YARDS NORTH OF FOX  
ROAD ON THE LAKE COUNTY SIDE OF ASTOR, AND FROM RIVER ROAD NORTHWARD  
ON THE VOLUSIA SIDE OF THE RIVER. DOCKS COVERED AT SOUTH MOON FISH  
CAMP AND APPROACHING SEA WALL AT BLAIR'S JUNGLE DEN.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7 AM EST/8 AM EDT  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN MON TUE  
 
ST. JOHNS RIVER  
ASTOR 2.8 2.5 THU 08 AM 2.7 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2908 8150 2932 8169 2935 8157 2910 8142  
 

 
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO.  
 

 
 
RODRIGUEZ  
 
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