Flood Statement
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WGUS82 KTAE 272131
FLSTAE
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
431 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...

  WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER NEAR QUITMAN (US 84) AFFECTING BROOKS AND
  LOWNDES COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS AND CLICK ON YOUR RIVER POINT.

&&

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431 PM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER NEAR
QUITMAN (US 84).
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  4:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.5 FEET AND RISING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR MODERATE FLOODING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 28.0 FEET...WATER APPROACHES THE ELEVATION OF THE ROAD
  SURFACE ALONG US HIGHWAY 84 AS WELL AS THE CLYATTVILLE NANKIN ROAD
  BRIDGE FURTHER DOWNSTREAM. WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT ON
  WETHERINGTON LANE BEGINS TO FLOOD.

&&

LAT...LON 3084 8346 3074 8355 3064 8342 3063 8322 3073 8341 3079 8335


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