Weather Alerts for Coastal Volusia County

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Lake - Volusia
Effective: Sat, 11/16 8:27pm Updated: Sat, 11/16 8:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 11/18 8:26pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A River Flood Warning remains in effect for the Saint Johns River
at Astor...
The river level on the Saint Johns River at Astor is forecast to reach
just below Moderate Flood Stage through Sunday due to the combination of
northwest winds and higher than normal tide levels downstream. The river
level is forecast to remain elevated through Monday morning and then begin
a slight decline into mid week while remaining in Minor Flood.
The Flood Warning Continues For
The St Johns River Near Astor.
* Minor Flooding is Occurring and Minor Flooding is Forecast.
* At 2.8 feet, Docks and boat ramps covered at South Moon Fish Camp
and approaching sea wall at Blair`s Jungle Den.
* At 3.0 feet, Moderate flooding, with water covering yards and
further encroaching on many low lying homes near the river. Flooding
of many yards and low lying roads near the river.
&&
Fld   Observed         Forecast 7 am EST/8 am EDT
Location     Stg   Stg  Day  Time   Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu
St. Johns River
Astor       2.3   2.8  Sat 07 PM   2.9    2.9    2.7    2.6    2.6
&&

High Surf Advisory  HIGH SURF ADVISORY   High Surf Advisory
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Coastal Volusia - Indian River - Martin - Northern Brevard County - Southern Brevard County - St. Lucie
Effective: Sat, 11/16 4:00pm Updated: Sat, 11/16 8:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 11/17 1:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST SUNDAY...
The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a High Surf
Advisory, which is in effect until 1 PM EST Sunday.
* WAVES AND SURF...A developing gale off the Georgia coast will
produce large choppy surf tonight and into Sunday.
* TIMING...Large breaking waves will remain present in the surf
zone through Sunday.
* IMPACTS...Wave action combined with higher than normal tides
will produce dangerous conditions in the surf, along with minor
to moderate beach erosion. Some sand loss is likely below and
including the dune line on Atlantic coast beaches during high
tide, which occurs late Saturday evening, and again around mid
day on Sunday.

Information:
A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous surf conditions. Entering the water is not recommended.