Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
940 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia..

  Satilla River At Atkinson affecting Brantley County
  Satilla River At Waycross affecting Pierce and Ware 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 under current weather.
The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service page provides current and
forecast river information...Gage locations...Impacts... and
historical crest information for all forecast points by clicking on
each point.

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/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ATKG1.1.ER.160210T0310Z.160212T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
940 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Atkinson.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.5 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...River Rock Road begins to experience
  flooding across the road.


&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

SATILLA
  Atkinson      13  17.0 Thu 09 AM   18.5   17.6   16.2   15.5   14.7


&&


LAT...LON 3128 8191 3114 8190 3114 8183 3129 8184



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GAC229-299-120600-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-160212T0600Z/
/AYSG1.2.ER.160207T0645Z.160208T1745Z.160212T0000Z.NO/
940 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Waycross.
* until late tonight...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this evening.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Flooding of agriculture and timber lands
  begins at 16 feet.



&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

SATILLA
  Waycross      16  16.3 Thu 09 AM   15.6   15.0   14.4   13.9   13.5


&&


LAT...LON 3128 8241 3121 8233 3120 8228 3124 8229 3127 8234 3132 8237



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