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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:20 AM EDT Sep. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until this afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Santa Fe River at Hildreth on U.S. 129 bridge.
* Until this afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Tuesday the stage was 20.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and nonflood flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this morning.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... houses in Three Rivers Estates begin to
flood.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... campgrounds at Sandy Point begin to flood.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... low lying roads along the river begin to
flood.






               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Santa Fe
Hildreth on 20 20.1 Tue 10 am 19.1 18.1 16.1 13.9 13.1




Lat... Lon 2990 8283 2990 8285 2989 8287 2989 8288 2992 8288 2993 8283






1020 am EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santa Fe River at Three Rivers Estates.
* Until Saturday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Tuesday the stage was 22.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 22.0 feet... River Run Road at 29th loop floods in
Suwannee County. Santa Fe Road in Columbia County is inaccessible.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... homes are surrounded on River Run Road in
Suwannee County. Structures flood along Santa Fe Road west of Idaho
parkway in Columbia County.
* Impact... at 20.0 feet... access to homes on Santa Fe Road below SW
Riverside Avenue becomes restricted in Columbia. Flooding begins on
Santa Fe and Wilson Springs Road.
* Impact... at 19.8 feet... waters begins to affect homes in the
Hollingsworth Bluff area at State Route 47.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... water begins to enter backyards of
residences along the ichetucknee river.
* Impact... at 18.8 feet... Florida fish and wildlife commission expands
the no wake zone restriction further upstream on the Santa Fe River
from the unnamed island 1.5 miles downstream on the wilson's Spring
boat ramp to one-half mile upstream of the State Road 47 bridge.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... water begins to flood River Run Road in
Suwannee County.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... water begins to enter backyards of
residences on Santa Fe Road in Columbia County and on River Run
Road in Suwannee County.
* Impact... at 16.2 feet... Florida fish and wildlife commission begins
enforcement of a no wake zone on the Santa Fe River from the
unnamed island 1.5 miles downstream of the wilson's Spring boat
ramp to the confluence with the Suwannee River and on the
ichetucknee river upstream to the US 27 bridge.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... lowland flooding begins on SW Santa Fe drive
south of Santa Fe Road in Columbia County.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Santa Fe
three river 17 22.4 Tue 10 am 21.2 19.7 18.2 16.4 15.7




Lat... Lon 2990 8278 2992 8280 2990 8283 2993 8283 2995 8279 2993 8276






1020 am EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santa Fe River at Fort White.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Tuesday the stage was 29.8 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 28.6 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at 29.0 feet... major damage and disruption to the community
is expected. Roads will be cut off and many homes will be
surrounded by water. Boat wash damage to homes will be severe.
* Impact... at 25.0 feet... damage to homes at low elevation as well as
basement areas underneath homes on stilts is likely.
* Impact... at 23.2 feet... Florida fish and wildlife commission begins
enforcement of a no wake zone on the Santa Fe River from the
centerline of the US 27 bridge downstream to one-half mile upstream
from the State Road 47 bridge.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... minor damage to dwellings is possible due to
boat wash.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Santa Fe
Fort White 23 29.8 Tue 10 am 28.6 27.4 26.2 25.6 25.2




Lat... Lon 2993 8276 2985 8268 2985 8264 2983 8261 2981 8269 2990 8278