Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1020 PM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in Jacksonville Fl has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Altamaha River At Charlotte affecting Jeff Davis...Montgomery and
  Toombs Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interest along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...And be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property. Do not drive cars through flooded areas. If you
see flood waters...Remember to turn around and do not drown.

For graphical hydrologic information...Please go to weather.gov and
click on your state. Select Rivers and Lakes under current weather.
The Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service page provides current and
forecast river information...Gage locations...Impacts... and
historical crest information for all forecast points by clicking on
each point.

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1020 PM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville Fl has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Altamaha River At Charlotte.
* from Tuesday afternoon until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:45 PM Sunday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 15.5 feet by Wednesday evening.
* 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...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 land, Altamaha
  River Road and Ogle Sandbar Road.



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               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     Mon    Tue    Wed    Thu    Fri

ALTAMAHA
  Charlotte     15  13.6 Sun 10 PM   14.0   14.9   15.3   15.5   15.3

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LAT...LON 3194 8255 3194 8243 3200 8243 3199 8254



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