The lesson for anyone who reads this is that if your away, even for a long weekend, pull your boat up as high as possible. A couple times I figured I'm three feet over the water, how much could the water come up before I'm back. I had someone check on my place. The water is now 8" from the bottom of the lift. Thank goodness I cranked it up high before I left last time.
I'm going to take note of the flood stage so I know what's happening from the published water level reports.
1120 PM EDT sun Aug 24 2008
For the St Johns near Astor, minor flooding is occurring, with a stage of 3.6
feet at 10 PM Sunday. At 2.8 feet, minor flooding to homes and businesses in low
lying areas along the river. At 2.5 feet, water begins to cover docks at south
moon Fish Camp. Water begins to move into yards in low lying areas along the