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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
504 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

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

  Ocmulgee River near Macon affecting Bibb...Houston...Jones...
  Monroe and Twiggs Counties

  Ocmulgee River near Hawkinsville affecting Bleckley and Pulaski
  Counties

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

  Ocmulgee River near Lumber City affecting Montgomery...Telfair and
  Wheeler Counties

  Oconee River near Oconee affecting Johnson...Washington and
  Wilkinson Counties

  Oconee River near Dublin affecting Johnson...Laurens...Washington
  and Wilkinson Counties

  Oconee River near Mount Vernon affecting Montgomery...Treutlen and
  Wheeler Counties


GAC021-153-169-207-289-260005-
/O.CON.KFFC.FL.W.0167.000000T0000Z-200301T0224Z/
/MACG1.1.ER.200218T2300Z.200220T1100Z.200229T2024Z.NO/
504 AM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Ocmulgee River near Macon.
* From this evening until Saturday evening.
* At 430 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.3 feet, and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast to develop.
* Flood stage is 18 feet.
* The river is forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and
  continue rising, reaching near 21.2 feet by Thursday afternoon. The
  river is expected to fall below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* Between 16 and 18 feet, bankfull conditions occur along the river
  upstream and downstream from the gage at U.S. Highway 80, or Martin
  Luther King Boulevard. Some flooding of low lying areas occurs in
  portions of the Ocmulgee Riverwalk and agricultural lands well
  downstream.

  At 18 feet, minor flooding begins along the river upstream and
  downstream from the gage at U.S. Highway 80, or Martin Luther King
  Boulevard. Portions of the Ocmulgee Riverwalk and agricultural lands
  well downstream will be under a foot of water.

  At 21 feet, minor flooding expands with an increasing amount of the
  Macon GreenWay Ocmulgee Heritage Trail flooded north of the Martin
  Luther King Boulevard bridge. The flood waters will be up to two
  feet deep on portions of the trail and both banks overflow upstream
  from the bridge. Large portions of agricultural lands east of Macon
  and well downstream will be under 1 to 4 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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