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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1029 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia..
  Altamaha River At Baxley affecting Appling...Tattnall...Toombs AND
  Wayne COUNTIES
  Altamaha River At Charlotteville affecting Jeff Davis...Montgomery
  AND Toombs 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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1029 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 74.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 76.4 feet by
  Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 74.5 feet...Flooding of agricultural and timber lands is
  expected. Deens Landing and Linton Carter Landing boat ramps,
  picnic areas and parking lots begin to flood.



&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Baxley        74  74.9 Tue 10 AM   75.2   75.5   75.8   76.1   76.4


&&


LAT...LON 3194 8243 3188 8222 3176 8199 3183 8195 3193 8213 3200 8243



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1029 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Charlotteville.
* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 14.6 feet by Sunday morning. additional rises are
  possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding continues in the woodlands
  along the river upstream and downstream from the gage on the U.S.
  Highway 221 bridge. The water covers the low portion and entrance
  of Towns Bluff Lane by the bridge. The public boat ramp is under
  two feet of water. Flood waters expand further into south
  Montgomery County around 1.5 miles upstream from the gage. The
  water will be one to two feet deep over portions of Three Rivers
  Lane...Altamaha River Road and Ogle Sandbar Road.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Flood stage is reached. Minor flooding
  occurs in the woodlands along the river upstream and downstream
  from the gage on the U.S. Highway 221 bridge. The water reaches the
  top of the public boat ramp by the bridge. Flood waters expand in
  low lying areas in south Montgomery County around 1.5 miles
  upstream from the gage. The water will begin to cover portions of
  Three Rivers Lane...Altamaha River Road and Ogle Sandbar Road.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Bankfull conditions occur along the river
  upstream and downstream from the gage on the U.S. Highway 221
  bridge. Some flooding begins in low lying areas around 1.5 miles
  upstream from the gage in south Montgomery County. The water will
  approach portions of Three Rivers Lane...Altamaha River Road and
  Ogle Sandbar Road.




&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Charlottevi   13  12.0 Tue 10 AM   12.7   13.4   13.9   14.3   14.6


&&


LAT...LON 3194 8255 3194 8243 3200 8243 3199 8254



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