Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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WGUS82 KJAX 091620
FLSJAX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1120 AM EST TUE FEB 9 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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/ATKG1.1.ER.160211T0200Z.160213T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1120 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Atkinson.
* from Wednesday evening until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
  continue to rise to near 16.1 feet by early Saturday morning.
  additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...River Rock Road begins to experience
  flooding across the road.
* 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     Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

SATILLA
  Atkinson      13  12.4 Tue 11 AM   12.8   13.7   15.6   16.0   15.6


&&


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



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/AYSG1.2.ER.160207T0645Z.160208T1745Z.160212T0000Z.NO/
1120 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Waycross.
* until late Thursday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.0 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
  Thursday 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     Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

SATILLA
  Waycross      16  18.0 Tue 11 AM   17.2   16.3   15.6   15.0   14.4


&&


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



$$



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