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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1016 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Ocmulgee River near Abbeville affecting Dodge...Telfair and Wilcox
  Counties


GAC091-271-315-251616-
/O.EXT.KFFC.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-150429T1800Z/
/ABBG1.1.ER.150423T0145Z.150427T0000Z.150429T1200Z.NO/
1016 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Ocmulgee River near Abbeville.
* Until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 9PM Friday the stage was 12.4 feet...and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 12.8 feet by Sunday evening.
  The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday morning.
* At 13.0 feet...Minor flooding of lowlands adjacent to the river
  continue to expand into the flood plain. Flooding of the nearby
  park and parking lot at the Abbeville boat ramp also expands.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.8 feet on Jul 14 2013.


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LAT...LON 3206 8337 3210 8332 3188 8315 3181 8299
      3175 8299 3184 8320

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1007 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

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

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GAC001-267-279-305-260207-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BAXG1.1.ER.150424T2030Z.150429T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1007 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:45 PM Friday the stage was 74.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 75.8 feet by
  Wednesday early afternoon. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* 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     Sat    Sun    Mon    Tue    Wed

ALTAMAHA
  Baxley        74  74.6 Fri 10 PM   74.6   74.9   75.3   75.6   75.7

&&


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



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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
657 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina..
  Wateree River At Lake Wateree affecting Fairfield...Kershaw and
  Lancaster Counties


.Despite recent dry weather...Lake Wateree remains elevated. Additional rainfall
is expected this weekend.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The
water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to
play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to noaa weather radio...
local media or the internet for further statements and updated
forecasts.

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SCC039-055-057-252257-
/O.CON.KCAE.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150427T0730Z/
/WATS1.1.ER.150421T1145Z.150422T1200Z.150426T0730Z.NO/
657 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wateree River At Lake Wateree.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2 PM Friday the stage was 100.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 100.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will reach 100.1 feet by this evening
 and fall below flood stage early Sunday morning.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Going below flood
  stage by early Sunday morning.
* At 100.4 feet...The water begins to overflow one or more marinas and
  piers along the northwest shores.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8085 3432 8063 3428 8075 3447 8098

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