Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
629 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

  Ocmulgee River near Macon affecting Bibb...Houston...Jones...
  Monroe AND Twiggs 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.

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GAC021-153-169-207-289-231329-
/O.NEW.KFFC.FL.W.0020.170123T1200Z-170127T0215Z/
/MACG1.1.ER.170123T1200Z.170124T1200Z.170126T2015Z.NO/
629 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Ocmulgee River near Macon.
* From Monday morning until Thursday evening.
* At 530 PM Sunday the stage was 15.2 feet...and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue
  to rise to near 19.8 feet by Tuesday early afternoon.The river will
  fall below flood stage by Thursday afternoon.
* At 20 feet...Minor flooding expands. An increasing amount of the
  Macon GreenWay Ocmulgee Heritage Trail floods north of the Martin
  Luther King Boulevard bridge. The flood waters will be around one
  foot deep on portions of the trail and both banks overflow upstream
  from the bridge. Large portions of agricultural lands well
  downstream will be under one to three feet of water.


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LAT...LON 3290 8372 3293 8367 3282 8356 3266 8353
      3263 8359 3274 8363

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