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River Flood Warning Update (Wednesday Morning July 10)

The Flood Warning Continues For The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.

* At 9 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 17.1 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue To Fall.

* At 17.5 Feet...Water Enters The Ground Level Of Homes In The Joy

  Bluff Community. The Access Road Becomes Covered With Water.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Ogeechee River Near Midville.

* At 8 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 7.3 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Is Expected To Drop Below Flood Stage Early

  Sunday Afternoon.

* 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 Savannah River Near Clyo.

* At 8 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 13.3 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 14.3 Feet By

  Early Monday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.

* At 14.5 Feet...The Bottom Floor Of Several Riverfront Homes Along

  Tom Goethe Road Begins To Flood.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Edisto River Near Givhans Ferry.

* At 8 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 12.9 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 10.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue To Fall.

* At 13.0 Feet...Some Homes Near The End Of Happiness Lane Become

  Flooded. Most Homes And Cabins Along The River Between Canadys And

  Norman Landing Are Accessible Only By Boat.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 8 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 13.0 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue To Fall.

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

  Landing Road Begin To Flood.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Satilla River At Atkinson.

* Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.

* At  8:45 Pm Tuesday 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 15.0 Feet By

  Saturday Evening Then Begin Falling.

* 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  8:45 Pm Tuesday The Stage Was 74.7 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 76.4 Feet By

  Early Sunday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.

* Impact...At 74.5 Feet...Minor Flooding Of Timber And Agricultural

  Land Can Be Expected.

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