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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
915 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  St Johns River Near Deland affecting Volusia and Lake Counties.

.Historic rainfall from Hurricane Ian will cause levels along the
Saint Johns river to continue to rise as rainfall drains into the
basin. The forecast point at Deland is currently in Major Flood
Stage and is expected to continue to rise through midweek. It is
forecast to reach Record Flood Stage, cresting at 6.2 ft on Thursday
and remain steady. Interests along the river should expect historic
flood impacts into this weekend.

For the St. Johns River...including Above Lake Harney, Sanford,
Deland, Astor...Major flooding is forecast.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued Tuesday morning at 1100 AM EDT.

&&


FLC069-127-041700-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DLAF1.3.ER.220929T1106Z.221006T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
915 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
  This approaches the flood of record.

* WHERE...St Johns River Near Deland.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 5.3 feet, Major flooding occurs to many structures
  and marinas along the river and in the Hontoon Island area.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:30 PM EDT Monday the stage was 5.8 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:30 PM EDT Monday was 5.8 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to 6.2 feet Thursday
    morning. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
  - Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

              Fld   Observed        Forecasts (8 pm)
Location      Stg   Stg   Day/Time  Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

St Johns River
Deland        4.0   5.8   Mon 8 pm  5.9   6.1   6.2   6.2   6.2


&&

LAT...LON 2890 8139 2908 8150 2910 8142 2893 8131


$$

CL

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
909 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Florida...

  St Johns River Near Astor affecting Volusia and Lake Counties.

.Historic rainfall from Hurricane Ian will cause levels along the
Saint Johns River to remain high as rainfall drains into the
basin. The forecast point at Astor crested above Record Flood
Stage at 4.71 feet early Saturday morning. Levels will remain in
Major Flood Stage past midweek. A small increase in river levels
will be possible late week, as northerly winds develop.

For the St. Johns River...including Above Lake Harney, Sanford,
Deland, Astor...Major flooding is forecast.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.

The next statement will be issued Tuesday morning at 1100 AM EDT.

&&


FLC069-127-041700-
/O.CON.KMLB.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ASTF1.3.ER.220916T1807Z.221001T0515Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
909 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
  This approaches the flood of record.

* WHERE...St Johns River Near Astor.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 4.0 feet, Major flooding occurs, with water entering
  the first story of many homes and businesses along the river. Some
  roads inaccessible and rescues likely needed.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:30 PM EDT Monday the stage was 4.5 feet.
  - Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
    ending at 8:30 PM EDT Monday was 4.5 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 4.6
    feet Thursday morning.
  - Flood stage is 2.3 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

&&

              Fld   Observed        Forecasts (8 pm)
Location      Stg   Stg   Day/Time  Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

St Johns River
Astor         2.3   4.5   Mon 8 pm  4.5   4.5   4.6   4.6   4.5


&&

LAT...LON 2908 8150 2932 8169 2935 8157 2910 8142


$$

CL


Coastal Flood Advisory


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
236 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

FLZ033-038-137-042200-
/O.CON.KJAX.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-221005T0800Z/
Inland St. Johns-Inland Flagler-Eastern Putnam-
236 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Minor coastal flooding.

* WHERE...Inland St. Johns, Inland Flagler and Eastern Putnam
  Counties.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Flooding of lots, parks, and roads with only
  isolated road closures expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
237 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

AMZ450-452-454-041445-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-221004T2100Z/
Coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL out 20 NM-
237 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...North winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* WHERE...Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida coastal waters
  from Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL out to 20 NM.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM EDT this afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
237 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

AMZ470-472-474-041445-
/O.CON.KJAX.SC.Y.0042.000000T0000Z-221005T0800Z/
Waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to
60 NM-
Waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from St. Augustine to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
237 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...North winds around 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt,
  decreasing to 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

* WHERE...Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida coastal waters
  from Altamaha Sound GA to Flagler Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Charleston SC
1102 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

AMZ374-041115-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0057.000000T0000Z-221005T0800Z/
Waters from Savannah GA to Altamaha Sound GA from 20 to 60 NM-
1102 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and seas
  5 to 7 ft expected.

* WHERE...Savannah to Altamaha Sound from 20 to 60 NM.

* WHEN...From noon today to 4 AM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
743 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

AMZ550-570-572-050800-
/O.CON.KMLB.SC.Y.0036.221004T0800Z-221005T0800Z/
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-20 nm-
Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 20-60 nm-Volusia-
Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm-
743 PM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO
4 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...North winds near 20 knots. Seas 5 to 8 ft expected.

* WHERE...Flagler Beach to Volusia-Brevard County Line 0-60 nm and
  Volusia- Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm.

* WHEN...From 4 AM Tuesday to 4 AM EDT Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
236 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-042200-
/O.CON.KJAX.RP.S.0035.000000T0000Z-221005T0900Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
236 AM EDT Tue Oct 4 2022

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida Beaches.

* WHEN...Through late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$


Beach Hazards Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
354 AM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

FLZ141-347-447-040800-
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0018.221003T0754Z-221004T0800Z/
Coastal Volusia-Mainland Northern Brevard-
Northern Brevard Barrier Islands-
354 AM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* WHAT...A developing southward flowing longshore current, and a
  moderate risk of rip currents.

* WHERE...Coastal Volusia and Northern Brevard Counties.

* WHEN...Through late tonight.

* IMPACTS...Increasing northerly winds will produce a strong
  southward flowing longshore current today, which can knock
  swimmers off their feet or into deeper water, making them more
  susceptible to dangerous rip currents. The longshore current
  will also increase the risk of rip currents near piers and
  jetties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

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