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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:22 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Branford (us 27).
* From Saturday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 PM Thursday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by Saturday evening and continue
to rise to near 28.9 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact: at 29.0 feet: Suwannee Cove Road in Suwannee County begins
to flood, restricting access to homes near the river. In Lafayette
County, access is restricted to homes along se River Drive.


Lat... Lon 3000 8294 2989 8285 2982 8287 2982 8296 2987 8293 2997 8299




822 PM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Luraville (sr 51).
* From Saturday afternoon, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:15 PM Thursday the stage was 33.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 40.4 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact: at 40.0 feet: flooding extends through wooded areas on the
Suwannee County side of the river along sr-51. In Lafayette County,
NW Savannah Road floods.


Lat... Lon 3013 8319 3012 8307 3000 8294 2997 8299 3006 8310 3008 8323





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:19 PM CST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this
evening through Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Florida and Georgia,
including the following areas, in Florida, Calhoun, coastal
Bay, coastal Dixie, coastal Franklin, coastal Gulf, coastal
Jefferson, coastal Taylor, coastal Wakulla, Gadsden, inland
Bay, inland Dixie, inland Franklin, inland Gulf, inland
Jefferson, inland Taylor, inland Wakulla, Jackson, Lafayette,
Leon, Liberty, Madison, and Washington. In Georgia, Baker, Ben
Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Colquitt, Cook, Decatur, Dougherty,
Grady, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole,
Thomas, Tift, Turner, and Worth.

* From 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening through Friday evening

* widespread rainfall amounts of 3 to 4 inches are expected from
tonight through Friday with localized amounts up to 6 inches.
With soils still saturated from recent rain events, flash
flooding will be possible.

* Heavy rainfall during a short period of time may lead to rapidly
rising water on roads and in low-lying areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:19 PM CST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this
evening through Friday evening...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Florida and Georgia,
including the following areas, in Florida, Calhoun, coastal
Bay, coastal Dixie, coastal Franklin, coastal Gulf, coastal
Jefferson, coastal Taylor, coastal Wakulla, Gadsden, inland
Bay, inland Dixie, inland Franklin, inland Gulf, inland
Jefferson, inland Taylor, inland Wakulla, Jackson, Lafayette,
Leon, Liberty, Madison, and Washington. In Georgia, Baker, Ben
Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Colquitt, Cook, Decatur, Dougherty,
Grady, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole,
Thomas, Tift, Turner, and Worth.

* From 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ this evening through Friday evening

* widespread rainfall amounts of 3 to 4 inches are expected from
tonight through Friday with localized amounts up to 6 inches.
With soils still saturated from recent rain events, flash
flooding will be possible.

* Heavy rainfall during a short period of time may lead to rapidly
rising water on roads and in low-lying areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.