385  
WGUS42 KTBW 290044  
FLWTBW  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL  
844 PM EDT THU SEP 28 2017  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVER IN FLORIDA...  
 
WITHLACOOCHEE AT HOLDER  
 
.THE WATER LEVEL CONTINUES TO SLOWLY INCREASE ON THE WITHLACOOCHEE  
RIVER AT HOLDER, AND IS NOW EXPECTED TO REACH MODERATE FLOOD STAGE  
BY FRIDAY EVENING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO. THE  
LATEST FORECASTS CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON WEATHER.GOV/TAMPABAY. YOU CAN  
FOLLOW NWSTAMPABAY ON TWITTER AND LIKE US ON FACEBOOK.  
 

 
 
FLC017-291344-  
/O.CON.KTBW.FL.W.0043.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/HLDF1.2.ER.170925T1145Z.171002T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
844 PM EDT THU SEP 28 2017  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY
 
THE  
FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE WITHLACOOCHEE AT HOLDER  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS...8.8 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.1 FEET BY EARLY MONDAY  
MORNING. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER.  
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...ARROWHEAD SUBDIVISION FLOODS WITH WATER IN  
HOMES.  
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...WATER APPROACHES HOUSE FOUNDATIONS IN  
ARROWHEAD SUBDIVISION.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 9.2 FEET  
ON OCT 4 1964.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN MON TUE  
 
WITHLACOOCHEE  
HOLDER 8.0 8.8 THU 08 PM 8.9 9.0 9.0 9.1 9.1  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2879 8224 2898 8244 2907 8237 2879 8215  
 

 
 
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