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Flood Warning
Issued: 1:29 AM EST Dec. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Oconee river near Mount Vernon.
* From this evening until Tuesday evening.
* At 1 am Sunday the stage was 14.9 feet... and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by Sunday night and continue to rise
to near 16.2 feet by Monday early afternoon.The river will fall
below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet... flood stage is reached. Minor flooding begins in The
Woodlands... pastures and natural flood plain along the river
upstream and downstream from the gage on U.S. Highway 280. Flood
waters reach the top of a boat ramp by the bridge on the Wheeler
County side of the river.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.2 feet on Jul 16 2013.



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




851 PM EST Sat Dec 15 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Altamaha river at Charlotteville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 13.4 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
Thursday 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 sun Mon Tue Wed Thu

Altamaha
charlottevi 13 13.4 Sat 08 PM 13.6 14.3 15.0 15.5 15.9



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