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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:52 AM EST Dec. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohoopee river near Reidsville.
* At 8 am Sunday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will remain nearly steady then begin a slow fall.
* At 11.0 feet, water enters the back yards of some homes in the Joy
Bluff community.


Lat... Lon 3216 8225 3217 8217 3205 8212 3190 8207
          3192 8217 3204 8221




811 am EST sun Dec 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Altamaha river at Charlotteville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 16.1 feet by
early Friday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... minor flooding expands into The Woodlands
along the river upstream and downstream from the gage on the U.S.
Highway 221 bridge. The water will be one to two feet deep over
portions of towns Bluff Lane by the bridge. Flood waters continue
to expand further into south Montgomery County around 1.5 miles
upstream from the gage. The water will be 2 to 4 feet over large
portions of Three Rivers Lane... Altamaha River Road and Ogle
sandbar Road.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... minor flooding continues in The Woodlands
along the river upstream and downstream from the gage on the U.S.
Highway 221 bridge. The water covers the low portion and entrance
of towns Bluff Lane by the bridge. The public boat ramp is under
two feet of water. Flood waters expand further into south
Montgomery County around 1.5 miles upstream from the gage. The
water will be one to two feet deep over portions of Three Rivers
Lane... Altamaha River Road and Ogle sandbar Road.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... flood stage is reached. Minor flooding
occurs in The Woodlands along the river upstream and downstream
from the gage on the U.S. Highway 221 bridge. The water reaches the
top of the public boat ramp by the bridge. Flood waters expand in
low lying areas in south Montgomery County around 1.5 miles
upstream from the gage. The water will begin to cover portions of
Three Rivers Lane... Altamaha River Road and Ogle sandbar Road.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... bankfull conditions occur along the river
upstream and downstream from the gage on the U.S. Highway 221
bridge. Some flooding begins in low lying areas around 1.5 miles
upstream from the gage in south Montgomery County. The water will
approach portions of Three Rivers Lane... Altamaha River Road and
Ogle sandbar Road.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Altamaha
charlottevi 13 13.7 sun 08 am 14.3 15.0 15.6 16.0 16.1




Lat... Lon 3199 8254 3200 8243 3194 8243 3194 8255






811 am EST sun Dec 16 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Altamaha river at Baxley.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 75.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 74.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 78.1 feet by
Thursday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 78.0 feet... deens Landing and Carter Linton Landing are
completely flooded. Davis Landing Road, Morris Landing Road and
getaway Lane at carters bight Landing begin to flood.
* Impact... at 74.5 feet... flooding of agricultural and Timber lands is
expected. Deens Landing and Linton Carter Landing boat ramps,
picnic areas and parking lots begin to flood.





               Fld observed 7am EST / 8am EDT forecast
location stg stg day time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Altamaha
Baxley 74 75.7 sun 08 am 76.3 77.0 77.6 77.9 78.1




Lat... Lon 3200 8243 3193 8213 3183 8195 3176 8199 3188 8222 3194 8243