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River Flood Warning Updates for Wednesday Morning 2.27.13

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 10 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 12.1 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 12.8 Feet By

  Early Monday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.

* At 13.5 Feet...Several Homes And A Picnic Area Along Yarbrough

  Landing Road Begin To Flood.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ogeechee River Near Midville.

* At 10 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 6.5 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 6.7 Feet By Tomorrow

  Morning. The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage Sunday Evening.

* At 6.0 Feet...The Access Road Into The River Bluff In Midville

  Begins To Flood. The Lower Portion Of Johnson Road Near Herndon

  Also Becomes Covered.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Canoochee River Near Claxton.

* At 6 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 13.4 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 13.9 Feet By Tomorrow Early

  Afternoon Then Begin A Slow Fall.

* At 13.5 Feet...The Main Access Road Into Canoochee Properties...

  Hillside Road...Becomes Flooded.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.

* At 10 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 18.5 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 19.0 Feet By After Midnight

  Tomorrow Then Begin A Slow Fall.

* At 19.0 Feet...The Access Road Into The Joy Bluff Community Is

  Covered With 1.5 Feet Of Water.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For
  The Satilla River At Atkinson.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  9:45 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 13.3 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 13.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 14.5 Feet By
  Early Monday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.
* Impact...At 14.0 Feet...River Rock Road Begins To Experience
  Flooding Across The Road.
* Impact...At 13.0 Feet...Warner Landing...Louis Landing And Secondary
  Roads Around Koa Campgrounds Begin To Flood.
 
The Flood Warning Continues For
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  9:45 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 79.0 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 79.5 Feet By
  Friday Early Afternoon Then Begin Falling.
* Impact...At 78.0 Feet...Water Begins To Affect Homes In The Carter
  Bight And Davis Landing Area.
* Impact...At 74.5 Feet...Minor Flooding Of Timber And Agricultural
  Land Can Be Expected.
 
The Flood Warning Continues For
  The Altamaha River At Everett City.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  9:15 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 12.3 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Major Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 12.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 15.3 Feet By
  Monday Early Afternoon Then Begin Falling.
* Impact...At 15.0 Feet...Major Flooding Along All Roads To The
  Southwest Of The Altamaha Up To Highway 341. Water Affects Homes
  Along Pennick And Old Jesup Roads As Well As Homes In Altamaha
  Park.
* Impact...At 13.0 Feet...Water Begins To Encroach Upon Altamaha Park
  Road And Pennick Road. Portions Of Altamaha Park Become Inundated.
* Impact...At 12.0 Feet...Agricultural And Timber Lands Flooded. Water
  Begins To Encroach Upon Altamaha Park.
* Impact...At 10.0 Feet...River Begins Coming Out Of Channel Banks
  Inundating Low Lying Bottomlands.
 
He Flood Warning Continues For
  The Altamaha River At Charlotte.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  9:45 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 17.6 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 17.8 Feet By
  Tomorrow Evening Then Begin Falling.
* Impact...At 15.0 Feet...Flooding Of Mainly Low Lying Areas Occurs.
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