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River Flood Warning Update (Early Monday August 26)

The Flood Warning Continues For The Ogeechee River Near Eden.

* At 3 Am Monday The Stage Was 11.9 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 9.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 12.4 Feet By

  Early Thursday Afternoon. 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 Savannah River At Burtons Ferry.

* At 4 Am Monday The Stage Was 16.5 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

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

  Thursday Morning.

* At 15.0 Feet...Flooding Of Some Adjacent Agricultural Lands Occurs.

  Most Boat Ramps Along The River Are Unusable.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Savannah River Near Clyo.

* At 4 Am Monday The Stage Was 14.3 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Moderate Flooding Is Forecast.

* Forecast...The River Will Rise To Near 15.0 Feet By Early Wednesday

  Morning Then Begin A Slow Fall.

* 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 3 Am Monday The Stage Was 12.9 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 10.0 Feet.

* Moderate Flooding Is Occurring.

* Forecast...The River Will Remain Nearly Steady At 12.9 Feet Through

  Tuesday...Then Begin A Steady 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 Midville.

* At 4 Am Monday The Stage Was 6.3 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

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

  Tuesday 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 Ohoopee River Near Reidsville.

* At 4 Am Monday The Stage Was 14.0 Feet.

* Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring.

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

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

  Some Agricultural Land Occurs.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Altamaha River At Charlotte.

* Until Friday Evening...Or Until The Warning Is Cancelled.

* At  9:45 PM Sunday The Stage Was 15.8 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 16.1 Feet By

  Early Wednesday Morning. The River Will Fall Below Flood Stage

  Friday Afternoon.

* Impact...At 15.0 Feet...Flooding Of Mainly Low Lying Areas Occurs.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Altamaha River At Baxley.

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

* At  9:45 PM Sunday The Stage Was 77.6 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 74.5 Feet.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue Rising To Near 77.8 Feet By

  Tuesday Early Afternoon Then Begin Falling.

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

  Land Can Be Expected.

 

The Flood Warning Continues For The Satilla River At Atkinson.

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

* At  8:45 PM Sunday The Stage Was 17.1 Feet.

* Minor Flooding Is Occurring And Minor Flooding Is Forecast.

* Flood Stage Is 13.0 Feet.

* Forecast...The River Will Continue To Fall To A Stage Of 16.9 Feet

  By Tuesday Morning.

* 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.

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