Flood Watch issued for Sarasota County through Friday morning 

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Flood Watch issued for Sarasota County through Friday morning

 

Areal Flood Watch in effect until Friday, 11:00 AM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

COASTAL SARASOTA:

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING…

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Area – Ruskin FL has
issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of central Florida, northern Florida,
south central Florida, southwest Florida, and west central
Florida, including the following areas, in central Florida,
Hardee, Polk, and Sumter. In northern Florida, Coastal Levy
and Inland Levy. In south central Florida, DeSoto and
Highlands. In southwest Florida, Coastal Charlotte, Coastal
Lee, Inland Charlotte, and Inland Lee. In west central
Florida, Coastal Citrus, Coastal Hernando, Coastal
Hillsborough, Coastal Manatee, Coastal Pasco, Coastal
Sarasota, Inland Citrus, Inland Hernando, Inland Hillsborough,
Inland Manatee, Inland Pasco, Inland Sarasota, and Pinellas.

* Through Friday morning

* Very saturated soil caused by heavy widespread rain over west
central Florida has caused many areas to be oversaturated. This
has caused local street flooding daily with areas of heavy
rain. Also we are seeing a few reports of homes beginning to
flood along the Nature Coast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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INLAND SARASOTA:

…FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING…

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Area – Ruskin FL has
issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of central Florida, northern Florida,
south central Florida, southwest Florida, and west central
Florida, including the following areas, in central Florida,
Hardee, Polk, and Sumter. In northern Florida, Coastal Levy
and Inland Levy. In south central Florida, DeSoto and
Highlands. In southwest Florida, Coastal Charlotte, Coastal
Lee, Inland Charlotte, and Inland Lee. In west central
Florida, Coastal Citrus, Coastal Hernando, Coastal
Hillsborough, Coastal Manatee, Coastal Pasco, Coastal
Sarasota, Inland Citrus, Inland Hernando, Inland Hillsborough,
Inland Manatee, Inland Pasco, Inland Sarasota, and Pinellas.

* Through Friday morning

* Very saturated soil caused by heavy widespread rain over west
central Florida has caused many areas to be oversaturated. This
has caused local street flooding daily with areas of heavy
rain. Also we are seeing a few reports of homes beginning to
flood along the Nature Coast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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