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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:33 AM EDT Sep. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Peace River at Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 8 am Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and is expected to continue.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 15.2 feet by Wednesday.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... up to 60 homes at River Acres are flooded. The
Woman's Club and American Legion are impacted.
* Impact... at 15.5 feet... 25 homes at River Acres are impacted.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... River Acres is impacted.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... Peace River campground floods and 6 homes at River
Acres are impacted.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... Peace River estates floods affecting several dozen
homes.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... the girl scout Camp floods.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... access roads to River Acres become flooded.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... 3 to 4 homes in the River Acres subdivision flood and
the lowest portion of the girl scout Camp floods.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 16.0 feet on Feb 21
1998.



               Fld observed forecast 8am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Peace
Arcadia 11.0 16.2 Tue 08 am 15.2 14.5 13.8 13.1 12.3




Lat... Lon 2735 8179 2714 8189 2704 8197 2704 8202
2714 8197 2735 8186






933 am EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Horse Creek near Arcadia
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 8 am Tuesday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is expected to continue.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... buildings in Hidden Acres flood.
* Impact... at 12.0 feet... the access Road to Hidden Acres is impassable.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... secondary roads in Hidden Acres and Royal Palm begin
to flood.
* Impact... at 10.5 feet... two homes become isolated.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 13.0 feet on Sep 14
2013.



               Fld observed forecast 8am
location stg stg day time Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 13.1 Tue 08 am 12.5 11.2 9.9 9.2 8.5




Lat... Lon 2726 8194 2708 8198 2708 8202 2726 8201







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