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  • Flood Warning for Toombs County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued April 24 at 9:36AM EDT until April 28 at 5:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 9:36 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 28, 2014 at 5 p.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...
    ALTAMAHA RIVER AT BAXLEY AFFECTING APPLING...TATTNALL...TOOMBS AND
    WAYNE COUNTIES
    ALTAMAHA RIVER AT CHARLOTTE AFFECTING JEFF DAVIS...MONTGOMERY AND
    TOOMBS COUNTIES
    ALTAMAHA RIVER AT EVERETT CITY AFFECTING GLYNN...MCINTOSH AND
    WAYNE COUNTIES
    THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
    THE ALTAMAHA RIVER AT CHARLOTTE.
    * UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
    * AT 8:45 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.8 FEET.
    * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
    * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
    LATE MONDAY MORNING.
    * IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES IN THE WOODLANDS
    ALONG THE RIVER UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM FROM THE GAGE ON THEU.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 OFTHREE 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 THEU.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
    CHARLOTTE 15 15.8 THU 09 AM 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.1 14.1
    &&