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Withlacoochee River seen slowly receding

The Withlacoochee River has been reported as slowly receding.

However, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office on Monday reported, river flood warnings are still in effect.

As of 8 a.m. Monday, the River at Holder was reported at 8.75 feet. This portion of the river is still now at the “minor flood” stage. 

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Possible flooding seen in county

Caution: Possible Flooding
The Citrus County Sheriff's Office on Saturday said that signs have been placed indicating possible flooding in Homosassa and Crystal River.
 
So far, signage  is being placed at Sutton and Ozello by county road maintenance due to water. 
 
There was also water over the road at State Park and Seminole (signs being placed there as well), and also the area of NW 19th Court off NW 15th Street in Crystal River. Crystal River public works has already placed permanent signs there.
 
 

County emergency agencies assessing storm damage

Crystal River City Hall

Citrus County's Emergency management agencies, county government and cities are assessing the aftermath of Tropical Storm/Hurricane Hermine.

As straggler rain bands pelt the county, the National Weather Service keeps posted a flood watch for the county until tonight, with the promise of widespread showers and thunderstorms.

County roadways were still clogged on Friday morning.

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Tropical Storm Colin leaves watery wake

Residents are cleaning up off W Clearwater Ct. in Homosassa.By Robby Douglas,
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The Citrus County Sheriff's Office reports that several areas are still dealing with the flooding effects of Tropical Storm Colin.

Citrus County dodges weather bullet, but second round coming

National Weather ServiceCitrus County on Wednesday dodged a weather bullet, but the same front that tore through the county is coming back from the south on Friday.

A check with the county's emergency management office showed no significant incidents of damage or flooding reported on the county's west side on Wednesday.

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