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Lowndes County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER NEAR QUITMAN (US 84).
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND M FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 23.0 FEET...BOAT RAMP AT THE CLYATTVILLE NANKIN ROAD IS
FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3084 8346 3074 8355 3064 8342 3063 8322 3073 8341 3079 8335


$$

Wilcox County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE.
* FROM SATURDAY MORNING UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.
* AT 5 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.8 FEET...AND SLOWLY FALLING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET.
* ALTHOUGH THE RIVER IS SLOWLY FALLING...IT IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING AND REMAIN AROUND 12 FEET INTO
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 12 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING OF LOWLANDS
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BEGINS. THE WATER LEVEL REACHES THE TOP OF
THE ABBEVILLE BOAT RAMP AND ALSO BEGINS TO FLOOD THE NEARBY PARK.


&&

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

Echols County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
THE ALAPAHA RIVER AT STATENVILLE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.5 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 25.2 FEET
BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...BOAT LAUNCH AND PARK AREA NEXT TO BRIDGE
AFFECTED.
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...APPROXIMATELY 10 STRUCTURES/RESIDENCES MAY
BECOME ISOLATED BY RISING WATERS NEAR THE COUNTY ROAD 150 BRIDGE IN
HAMILTON COUNTY, FLORIDA. SOME HOMES ALONG THE RIVER JUST NORTH OF
STATENVILLE BECOME ISOLATED.

&&


FLD OBSERVED 7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN MON TUE

ALAPAHA
STATENVILLE 24 25.5 THU 09 AM 25.2 24.9 24.6 24.5 24.3


&&


LAT...LON 3074 8306 3069 8307 3062 8307 3062 8303 3071 8303 3074 8302



$$

Brooks County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER NEAR QUITMAN (US 84).
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND M FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 23.0 FEET...BOAT RAMP AT THE CLYATTVILLE NANKIN ROAD IS
FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3084 8346 3074 8355 3064 8342 3063 8322 3073 8341 3079 8335


$$

Telfair County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE.
* FROM SATURDAY MORNING UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.
* AT 5 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.8 FEET...AND SLOWLY FALLING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET.
* ALTHOUGH THE RIVER IS SLOWLY FALLING...IT IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING AND REMAIN AROUND 12 FEET INTO
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 12 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING OF LOWLANDS
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BEGINS. THE WATER LEVEL REACHES THE TOP OF
THE ABBEVILLE BOAT RAMP AND ALSO BEGINS TO FLOOD THE NEARBY PARK.


&&

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

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