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River Flood Warning Updates for Thursday Morning 2.28.13

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 9 Am Thursday The Stage Was 12.6 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 13.3 Feet By Sunday Evening

  Then Begin A Slow Fall.

* 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 Thursday The Stage Was 6.5 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 6.5 Feet By This Afternoon.

  The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage Sunday Morning.

* 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 9 Am Thursday The Stage Was 13.4 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 13.8 Feet By This Afternoon.

  The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage Monday Early Afternoon.

* 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 Thursday The Stage Was 18.7 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Remain Near 18.7 Feet Through This Afternoon

  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  7:45 Am Thursday The Stage Was 13.4 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 13.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 16.4 Feet By
  Early Tuesday 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 Satilla River At Waycross.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  8:45 Am Thursday The Stage Was 18.0 Feet.
* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 16.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 18.8 Feet By
  Tomorrow Morning Then Begin Falling.
* Impact...At 16.0 Feet...Flooding Of Agriculture And Timber Lands
  Begins At 16 Feet.
 
The Flood Warning Continues For
  The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  7:45 Am Thursday The Stage Was 79.2 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 79.6 Feet By
  Tomorrow Evening 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  8:15 Am Thursday The Stage Was 12.8 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Major Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 12.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 15.4 Feet By
  Monday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.
* 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.
 
The Flood Warning Continues For
  The Altamaha River At Charlotte.
* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.
* At  7:45 Am Thursday The Stage Was 17.9 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet.
* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 18.0 Feet By
  After Midnight Tomorrow Then Begin Falling.
* Impact...At 15.0 Feet...Flooding Of Mainly Low Lying Areas Occurs.
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