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Flood Warning

928 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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

  Altamaha River At Baxley affecting Appling...Tattnall...Toombs and
  Wayne Counties

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


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 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.


928 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* until Wednesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 75.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* 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

  Baxley        74  75.0 Tue 09 PM   74.0   73.3   72.6   71.9      /


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


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