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WGUS42 KFFC 201257
FLWFFC
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
857 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...

  OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE AFFECTING DODGE...TELFAIR AND WILCOX
  COUNTIES


.RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL HAS CAUSED SIGNIFICANT RUNOFF INTO STREAMS AND
RIVERS WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN SOME AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

GAC091-271-315-210257-
/O.NEW.KFFC.FL.W.0087.140421T0600Z-140425T0000Z/
/ABBG1.1.ER.140421T0600Z.140422T0600Z.140424T1800Z.NO/
857 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 845 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET...AND RISING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT MONDAY AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 12.2 FEET BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* AT 12.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING OF LOWLANDS
  ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BEGINS. THE WATER LEVEL REACHES THE TOP OF
  THE ABBEVILLE BOAT RAMP AND ALSO BEGINS TO FLOOD THE NEARBY PARK.
* THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3 FEET ON MAR 9 1994.


&&

LAT...LON 3206 8337 3210 8332 3188 8315 3181 8299
      3175 8299 3184 8320

$$





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