Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
746 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Oconee River near Oconee affecting Johnson...Washington AND
  Wilkinson COUNTIES


.Recent heavy rainfall has caused significant runoff into streams and
rivers which will cause flooding in some areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property.

The latest stage data was furnished in cooperation with the United
States Geological Survey.

&&

GAC167-303-319-250246-
/O.NEW.KFFC.FL.W.0025.170124T1800Z-170125T2000Z/
/OCNG1.1.ER.170124T1800Z.170125T0600Z.170125T1400Z.NO/
746 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Oconee River near Oconee.
* From this afternoon until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 7AM Tuesday the stage was 16.6 feet...and
  rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage this afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 17.4 feet by midnight tonight.The river will
  fall below flood stage Wednesday afternoon.
* At 17 feet...Flood stage is reached. The water level reaches the
  top of the Old Balls Ferry Road boat ramp...just upstream and
  rightbank from the Georgia Highway 57 bridge. Minor flooding of
  woodlands near the river occurs.


&&

LAT...LON 3284 8303 3288 8298 3279 8292 3267 8289
      3265 8298 3278 8300

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