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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Altamaha River At Charlotte affecting Jeff Davis...Montgomery and
  Toombs Counties

  Altamaha River At Everett City affecting Glynn...McIntosh and Wayne
  Counties

  Altamaha River At Baxley affecting Appling...Tattnall...Toombs 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.

&&

GAC127-191-305-291347-
/O.EXT.KJAX.FL.W.0012.150501T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/EVRG1.1.ER.150501T0000Z.150503T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Everett City.
* from Thursday evening until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday evening and continue
  to rise to near 12.8 feet by Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Agricultural and timber lands flooded. Water
  begins to encroach upon Altamaha Park.


&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Everett Cit   12  11.6 Tue 09 AM   11.7   11.9   12.1   12.5   12.8


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Altamaha River At Charlotte affecting Jeff Davis...Montgomery and
  Toombs Counties

  Altamaha River At Everett City affecting Glynn...McIntosh and Wayne
  Counties

  Altamaha River At Baxley affecting Appling...Tattnall...Toombs 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.

&&

GAC161-209-279-291347-
/O.EXT.KJAX.FL.W.0011.150428T2100Z-150502T2100Z/
/CHRG1.1.ER.150428T2100Z.150430T1200Z.150502T1500Z.NO/
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Saturday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Charlotte.
* from this afternoon to Saturday afternoon...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 15.6 feet by Thursday morning.The river
  will fall below flood stage by late Saturday morning.
* 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.



&&


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

ALTAMAHA
  Charlotte     15  14.8 Tue 09 AM   15.3   15.6   15.6   15.1   14.3


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Altamaha River At Charlotte affecting Jeff Davis...Montgomery and
  Toombs Counties

  Altamaha River At Everett City affecting Glynn...McIntosh and Wayne
  Counties

  Altamaha River At Baxley affecting Appling...Tattnall...Toombs 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.

&&

GAC001-267-279-305-291348-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BAXG1.1.ER.150424T2030Z.150501T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
948 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 76.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 77.8 feet by
  early Friday morning then begin falling.
* 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     Wed    Thu    Fri    Sat    Sun

ALTAMAHA
  Baxley        74  76.5 Tue 09 AM   77.2   77.6   77.8   77.5   76.8


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
944 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Satilla River At Atkinson affecting Brantley County

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.

&&

GAC025-290000-
/O.EXT.KJAX.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-150429T0000Z/
/ATKG1.1.ER.150425T1230Z.150427T0815Z.150428T1800Z.NO/
944 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Satilla River At Atkinson.
* until this evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this afternoon.
* 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  13.1 Tue 09 AM   12.8   12.5   12.3   12.0   11.8


&&


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



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

GAC109-291315-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-150430T0000Z/
/CNOG1.1.ER.150427T1745Z.150428T0515Z.150429T1200Z.NO/
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Canoochee River Near Claxton.
* At 8 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river is expected to drop below flood stage Wednesday
  morning.
* At 11.0 feet, several homes along Parker Springs Road in Canoochee
  Properties become flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3222 8195 3222 8189 3222 8182 3215 8183
          3215 8189 3215 8196

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

SCC015-043-089-291315-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/JAMS1.1.ER.150420T1937Z.150428T1230Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Santee River Near Jamestown.
* At 8 AM Tuesday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will remain nearly steady or slowly fall.
* At 12.0 feet, several dirt logging roads become impassable.

&&

LAT...LON 3347 8002 3354 7998 3335 7969 3327 7946
          3320 7951 3329 7976

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

GAC267-279-291315-
/O.EXT.KCHS.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150503T1200Z/
/REDG1.1.ER.150426T0430Z.150428T1800Z.150503T0000Z.NO/
915 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.
* At 8 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 14.0 feet by this afternoon.
  The river will fall below flood stage Saturday evening.
* At 14.0 feet, flooding of several riverside unimproved roads and
  some agricultural land occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3216 8225 3217 8217 3205 8212 3190 8207
          3192 8217 3204 8221

$$


Gale Warning


OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ835-290545-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1039 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 30 TO 40 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO
30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1110 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-290915-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
1110 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL TRACK ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO TODAY AND
ACROSS THE NORTHERN FLORIDA PENINSULA TONIGHT. THIS WILL HELP TO
SPREAD PRECIPITATION INTO NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA. THERE IS A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 3PM FOR CENTRAL GEORGIA...AND
AFTER 9PM OVER NORTH GEORGIA...HOWEVER THE MOST LIKELY LOCATION FOR
THUNDERSTORMS IS ACROSS CENTRAL GEORGIA. INSTABILITY IS VERY LIMITED
WITH THIS SYSTEM AND STRONG OR SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED. THE
PRIMARY HAZARD WILL BE OCCASIONAL TO FREQUENT LIGHTNING.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN A HALF AND ONE INCH.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH
GEORGIA THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS A FAST MOVING UPPER LEVEL
LOW SWEEPS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS. ALTHOUGH INSTABILITY IS
EXPECTED TO BE LIMITED...MODERATE MID-LEVEL LAPSE RATES AND COLD AIR
ALOFT WILL MEAN THAT SMALL HAIL WILL POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS
THAT DEVELOP. GUSTY WINDS AND OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING WILL ALSO
ACCOMPANY ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP THURSDAY.

OTHERWISE...NO HAZARDOUS IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE PERIOD.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
637 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

AMZ254-256-291045-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
637 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
529 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-124-125-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-290930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
HAMILTON-SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-INLAND NASSAU-INLAND DUVAL-UNION-
BRADFORD-CLAY-ST. JOHNS-GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-
COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-APPLING-
WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-COASTAL GLYNN-
ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
529 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND EARLY
WEDNESDAY FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA...

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH
WEDNESDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...
A STATIONARY FRONT OVER NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA WILL LIFT NORTHWARD
AS A WARM FRONT LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA THIS
MORNING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR AND SOUTH OF
THE WARM FRONT OVERNIGHT IN NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA.
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH DAMAGING
WIND GUSTS AND TORNADOES BEING THE PRIMARY THREATS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT OVER SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

STRENGTHENING ONSHORE WINDS WILL CREATE A MODERATE RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES TODAY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT IN THE
OFFSHORE WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...
LOW PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN AND MOVE ACROSS THE INTERSTATE 10
CORRIDOR WEDNESDAY MORNING. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS OUR
REGION DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE AHEAD OF THIS FRONT...PRIMARILY OVER NORTHEAST
AND NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA.

A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES ON
WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
IN NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST FLORIDA.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$

NELSON

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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