074  
WGUS42 KTBW 211356  
FLWTBW  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL  
956 AM EDT WED JUN 21 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS...  
 
MYAKKA RIVER AT MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK  
 
.RECENT HEAVY RAINS HAVE ALLOWED THE MYAKKA RIVER TO SWELL AND ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THIS WILL LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING STARTING THIS EVENING THROUGH TOMORROW 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.  
 

 
 
FLC115-220256-  
/O.NEW.KTBW.FL.W.0003.170622T0000Z-170623T0600Z/  
/MKCF1.1.ER.170622T0000Z.170622T0000Z.170623T0000Z.NO/  
956 AM EDT WED JUN 21 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA FL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MYAKKA RIVER AT MYAKKA RIVER STATE PARK  
* FROM THIS EVENING UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 09 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...6.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 7.0 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW.THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...THE MAIN ROAD AT MYAKKA STATE PARK FLOODS.  
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...TRAILS, PICNIC AREAS, AND PARKING LOTS AT MYAKKA STATE PARK FLOOD.  
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 7.0 FEET ON JAN 10 1998.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 8AM  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME THU FRI SAT SUN MON  
 
MYAKKA  
MYAKKA RIVE 7.0 6.9 WED 09 AM 7.0 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.7  
 

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

 
 
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