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River Flood Warning Update (Wednesday Morning March 27)

The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.

* At 8 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 14.4 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 14.6 Feet By This Afternoon.

  The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage Sunday Afternoon.

* At 14.0 Feet...Flooding Of Several Riverside Unimproved Roads And

  Some Agricultural Land Occurs.

 

 The Flood Warning Continues For

  The Ogeechee River Near Midville.

* At 8 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 5.8 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* 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 Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 9 PM Tuesday The Stage Was 9.6 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 11.8 Feet By

  Saturday Evening.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.

* At 12.0 Feet...The Bottom Floor Of Several Homes At Morgans Bridge

  Begin To Flood. The Boat Ramp And Campground Along Dashers Landing

  Road Near Eden Are Impacted.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Altamaha River At Baxley.
* From Thursday Morning Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning
  Is Cancelled.
* At  8:45 Am Wednesday The Stage Was 74.1 Feet.
* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.
* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.
* Forecast...Rise Above Flood Stage By Tomorrow Morning And Continue
  To Rise To Near 75.2 Feet By Monday Morning. Additional Rises Are
  Possible Thereafter.
* Impact...At 74.5 Feet...Minor Flooding Of Timber And Agricultural
  Land Can Be Expected.
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