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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:08 AM EDT Sep. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Peace River at Arcadia
* until further notice.
* At 08 am Wednesday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.8 feet by .
* 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 15.4 feet on Jun 26
2003.



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

Peace
Arcadia 11.0 15.5 Wed 08 am 14.8 14.1 13.4 12.6 11.7




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






908 am EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

... Flood Warning extended until this evening...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Horse Creek near Arcadia
* until this evening.
* At 08 am Wednesday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river is expected to fall below flood stage by late this afternoon.
* 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 12.3 feet on Aug 9
1957.



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

Horse Creek
Arcadia 12.0 12.3 Wed 08 am 11.4 10.3 9.2 8.6 8.0




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







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