27 August 2008

September 1, 2008 6:00PM EDT: Water level still rising in Lake Jesup. Following are recent photographs of the Lake Jesup Water Level (as of September 1, 2008 6:00PM EDT). It has passed the place where I took photographs on August 27.

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August 30, 2008 8:00AM EDT: Water level in Lake Jesup, few photos taken from toll road 417. You can see house near the lake are having water in their front/back yard.
 

 

August 27, 2008 6:00PM EDT: Someone informed about the water lever rise in the lake after the Topical Storm FAY so I thought to go and check. Yes the water level has risen a lot and Lake Jesup has flooded past the parking lot about 20 ft from the normal day water level spot. 100 and 500 year flood-plain does not have Lake Jesup Woods and other near by communities in it.

Following are some photographs of the Lake Jesup Water Level (as of August 27, 2008 6:00PM EDT).

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Tropical Storm Fay news updates

Seminole County Office of Emergency Management has made a New Emergency Information Web Site for addressing Tropical Storm Fay issues: http://www.prepareseminole.org/

Flood Statement web site - http://ahps2.wrh.noaa.gov/ahps2/ahps_warnings.php?wfo=mlb

As per local6 news: Officials said the St. Johns River was not expected to crest until later this week, meaning several inches more of flooding for families living near Lake Harney, Lake Monroe, Lake Kathryn and Lake Jesup.
Reference: http://www.local6.com/weather/17285610/detail.html

Rising Water Forces Closure Of S.R. 46 - http://www.cfnews13.com/News/Local/2008/8/27/rising_waters_force_closure_of_sr_46.html

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