Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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WGUS82 KJAX 120115
FLSJAX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
815 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...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
  Altamaha River At Everett City affecting Glynn...McIntosh and
  Wayne 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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815 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 77.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 77.5 feet
  by Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 74.5 feet...Minor flooding of timber and agricultural
  land can be expected.



&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Baxley        74  77.6 Thu 08 PM   77.5   77.5   77.3   76.9   76.2

&&


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



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815 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Charlotteville.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.5 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be 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     Fri    Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue

ALTAMAHA
  Charlottevi   13  15.5 Thu 08 PM   15.5   15.5   15.3   14.6   13.8

&&


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



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815 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Everett City.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Thursday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.6 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Water begins to encroach upon Altamaha
  Regional Park in Glynn County. This inlcudes Altamaha Park Road,
  Betty Lott Lane and Bee Tree Island Road. In McIntosh County,
  Barrington Park at the end of Harper Lake Road begins to flood.
  Blue Reach Road also begins to flood near the Long County line.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Agricultural and timber lands near the river
  are flooded.



&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Everett Cit   12  13.6 Thu 07 PM   13.5   13.3   13.2   13.0   12.9

&&


LAT...LON 3152 8172 3139 8162 3130 8144 3138 8142 3143 8155 3155 8162



$$

walsh


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