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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:07 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Suwannee Springs.
* From Monday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 6:15 PM Thursday the stage was 58.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 65.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Monday morning and
continue to rise to near 67.0 feet by Tuesday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 67.0 feet... evacuation of some homes begins.
* Impact... at 65.0 feet... low lying roads along the river will be
flooded and may be closed.
* Impact... at 61.0 feet... low lying roads along the river may begin to
flood (including SW 79th terrace). All public boats ramps will be
closed.






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

Suwannee - upper
Suwannee sp 65 58.7 Thu 06 PM 59.5 61.1 62.8 64.7 66.5



Lat... Lon 3044 8315 3046 8305 3039 8288 3036 8290 3042 8306 3041 8312






807 PM EST Thu Dec 13 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at White Springs.
* From late Friday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 6:30 PM Thursday the stage was 72.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 76.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Saturday morning and
continue to rise to near 79.7 feet by early Monday morning.
* Impact... at 79.0 feet... water begins to enter homes and secondary
roads become flooded.
* Impact... at 72.0 feet... low lying roads along the river may begin to
flood. All public boat ramps will be closed.





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

Suwannee - upper
white Sprin 76 72.8 Thu 06 PM 73.9 76.7 79.2 79.5 78.0



Lat... Lon 3039 8288 3034 8275 3035 8269 3032 8268 3031 8277 3036 8290






Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:16 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from late tonight through late
Friday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Florida and southeast Georgia, including the
following areas, in Florida, Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay,
coastal Duval, coastal Nassau, Columbia, Gilchrist, Hamilton,
inland Duval, inland Nassau, Suwannee, and Union. In southeast
Georgia, Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Charlton, Clinch,
coastal Camden, coastal Glynn, Coffee, Echols, inland Camden,
inland Glynn, Jeff Davis, Pierce, Ware, and Wayne.

* From late tonight through late Friday night

* widespread rainfall of 2 to 3 inches is expected late tonight
through Friday night with localized amounts of 3 to 5 inches
possible. Flooding is possible with some of the heavier amounts
given that soils are primed for runoff due to recent heavy
rainfall.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:16 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from late tonight through late
Friday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Florida and southeast Georgia, including the
following areas, in Florida, Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay,
coastal Duval, coastal Nassau, Columbia, Gilchrist, Hamilton,
inland Duval, inland Nassau, Suwannee, and Union. In southeast
Georgia, Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Charlton, Clinch,
coastal Camden, coastal Glynn, Coffee, Echols, inland Camden,
inland Glynn, Jeff Davis, Pierce, Ware, and Wayne.

* From late tonight through late Friday night

* widespread rainfall of 2 to 3 inches is expected late tonight
through Friday night with localized amounts of 3 to 5 inches
possible. Flooding is possible with some of the heavier amounts
given that soils are primed for runoff due to recent heavy
rainfall.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.