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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:58 PM EST Dec. 13, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Altamaha river at Charlotteville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 15.8 feet by
Tuesday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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 Fri Sat sun Mon Tue

Altamaha
charlottevi 13 13.1 Thu 07 PM 13.0 13.2 14.1 14.9 15.5



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






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.





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