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River Flood Warning Update (Early Monday August 19)

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

* From Late Tonight Until Further Notice.

* At 8 PM Sunday The Stage Was 9.7 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 10.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Forecast...Rise Above Flood Stage By Early Monday Morning And

  Continue To Rise To Near 11.7 Feet By Friday Morning. Additional

  Rises Are Possible Thereafter.

* At 12.0 Feet...Most Homes On Happiness Lane Are Accessible Only By

  Boat.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Canoochee River Near Claxton.

* At 8 PM Sunday The Stage Was 11.8 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 12.5 Feet By Thursday

  Evening.

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

  Hillside Road...Becomes Flooded.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Savannah River Near Clyo.

* At 8 PM Sunday The Stage Was 12.7 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 13.6 Feet By

  Friday Morning.  Additional Rises May Be Possible Thereafter.

* At 13.3 Feet...One Foot Of Water Covers Tom Goethe Road Just After

  The Pavement Ends.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.

* At 9 PM Sunday The Stage Was 14.4 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 15.1 Feet By Tuesday Morning

  Then Begin A Slow Fall.

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

  Some Agricultural Land Occurs.

 

  The Ogeechee River Near Midville.

* At 9 PM Sunday The Stage Was 5.5 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Forecast...Rise Above Flood Stage By Early Tuesday Morning And

  Continue To Rise To Near 7.2 Feet By Friday Morning.

  Additional Rises Are Possible Thereafter.

* 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.

 

* Flood Warning For The Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 2 PM Sunday The Stage Was 8.6 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Forecast...The River Is Expected To Rise Above Flood Stage

  By Monday Morning And Continue To Rise To Near 10.7 Feet By

  Wednesday Evening.

* At 10.0 Feet...The Dnr Boat Ramp At Morgans Bridge Is No Longer

  Accessible.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Satilla River At Atkinson.

* From Tuesday Evening Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is

  Cancelled.

* At  8:45 PM Sunday The Stage Was 10.3 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 13.0 Feet.

* Forecast...Rise Above Flood Stage By Tuesday Before Midnight And

  Continue To Rise To Near 14.6 Feet By Friday Evening. Additional

  Rises Are 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.

* From Tuesday Evening Until Further Notice...Or Until The Warning Is

  Cancelled.

* At  8:45 PM Sunday The Stage Was 72.6 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.

* Forecast...Rise Above Flood Stage By Tuesday And Continue

  To Rise To Near 76.4 Feet By Friday Early Afternoon. Additional

  Rises Are Possible Thereafter.

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

  Land Can Be Expected.

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