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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
236 PM 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

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

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

236 PM EST Tue Feb 25 2020

...Flood Warning extended until Friday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Ocmulgee River near Macon.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 1 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.2 feet...and rising.
* Minor flooding will continue.
* Flood stage is 18 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 20.3 feet by early Thursday
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Friday morning.
* At 20 feet...Minor flooding expands. An increasing amount of the
  Macon GreenWay Ocmulgee Heritage Trail floods north of the Martin
  Luther King Boulevard bridge. The flood waters will be around one
  foot deep on portions of the trail and both banks overflow upstream
  from the bridge. Large portions of agricultural lands well
  downstream will be under one to three feet of water.


LAT...LON 3290 8372 3293 8367 3282 8356 3266 8353
      3263 8359 3274 8363


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