Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
841 PM EST SAT FEB 6 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.

&&

GAC025-080141-
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/ATKG1.1.ER.160208T1500Z.160210T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
841 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Atkinson.
* from Monday morning until further notice...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late Monday morning and
  continue to rise to near 13.9 feet by late Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Warner Landing, Louis Landing and secondary
  roads around KOA campgrounds begin to flood.



&&


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

SATILLA
  Atkinson      13  11.5 Sat 08 PM   11.9   12.9   13.6   13.8   13.9

&&


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



$$

GAC229-299-080140-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0006.160208T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/AYSG1.1.ER.160208T1200Z.160209T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
841 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Waycross.
* from Monday morning until further notice...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 14.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
  rise to near 16.6 feet by Tuesday morning.
* 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     Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu

SATILLA
  Waycross      16  14.7 Sat 08 PM   15.5   16.0   16.6   16.6   16.2

&&


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



$$




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