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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:36 AM EST Dec. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Oconee river near Mount Vernon.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 11am Tuesday the stage was 16.6 feet... and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* At 17.0 feet... minor flooding continues in The Woodlands and
pastures upstream and downstream from the gage on U.S. Highway 280.
Some homes on Dead River Road in the south end of Montgomery County
become surrounded by water. Water begins to cover lower portions of
Dead River Road.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.5 feet on Jan 1 2010.



Lat... Lon 3236 8277 3238 8268 3220 8259 3196 8251
      3195 8259 3218 8268




838 am EST Tue Dec 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Altamaha river at Charlotteville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Tuesday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 16.8 feet by
Friday evening then begin falling.
* 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 Wed Thu Fri Sat sun

Altamaha
charlottevi 13 15.6 Tue 08 am 16.2 16.6 16.8 16.8 16.4




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