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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
506 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-170915-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20 NM-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST AUGUSTINE FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
ST AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-HAMILTON-
SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-NASSAU-DUVAL-UNION-BRADFORD-CLAY-ST JOHNS-
GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-COFFEE-JEFF DAVIS-BACON-
APPLING-WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-INLAND GLYNN-
COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-COASTAL CAMDEN-
506 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK...
...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES...
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR THE COASTAL COUNTIES...
...HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGHOUT
NORTHEAST FLORIDA AND COASTAL SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST FLORIDA...
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS ALONG THE COAST WILL RESULT
IN A LAKE WIND ADVISORY FOR THE COASTAL COUNTIES AND A MODERATE
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT THE AREA BEACHES.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF THE COASTAL WATERS.

MINOR TO MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR FORECAST TO OCCUR WITHIN
SEVERAL LOCAL RIVER BASINS. PLEASE REFER TO THE RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS
AND STATEMENTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...
LOW PRESSURE WILL ORGANIZE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO ON FRIDAY...AND
WILL MOVE SLOWLY THROUGH OUR REGION ON FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.
HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD NORTHEAST FLORIDA AND
COASTAL SOUTHEAST GEORGIA ON FRIDAY...WITH EMBEDDED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER
NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA. RAINFALL MAY BE SLOW TO DEPART OUR REGION
ON SATURDAY...WITH WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
POSSIBLE IN NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL FLORIDA AND COASTAL
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA. GIVEN SATURATED GROUND CONDITIONS...THE THREAT
FOR FLOODING WILL INCREASE...WITH SUBSTANTIAL RIVER FLOODING
POSSIBLE THIS WEEKEND AND NEXT WEEK.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR MUCH
OF THE REMAINING WEEK AND POSSIBLY INTO THE WEEKEND.

AN ELEVATED RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IS LIKELY AT THE AREA BEACHES
THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED AT THIS TIME.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN JACKSONVILLE WEBSITE ON THE INTERNET AT WEATHER.GOV/JAX.

$$

PETERSON/NELSON








Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
944 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN GEORGIA..
  ALTAMAHA RIVER AT BAXLEY AFFECTING APPLING...TATTNALL...TOOMBS AND
  WAYNE COUNTIES

.THE ALTAMAHA RIVER IS RUNNING HIGH...THOUGH ONLY BAXLEY IS ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE AT THIS TIME. UPSTREAM ON THE OCMULGEE...THE RIVER SHOULD
DROP BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT ABBEVILLE THIS AFTERNOON.

ANOTHER HEAVY RAIN EVENT IS FORECAST FOR FRIDAY...HOWEVER THE 2 TO 3
INCHES EXPECTED SHOULD ONLY AFFECT THE LOWER PORTIONS OF THE ALTAMAHA
RIVER BASIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ALL PERSONS WITH INTEREST ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT
LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. IF YOU
SEE FLOOD WATERS...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND AND DO NOT DROWN.

FOR GRAPHICAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON YOUR STATE. SELECT RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT
CONDITIONS. THE ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE PAGE PROVIDES
CURRENT AND FORECAST RIVER INFORMATION...GAGE LOCATIONS...IMPACTS...
AND HISTORICAL CREST INFORMATION FOR ALL FORECAST POINTS BY CLICKING
ON EACH POINT.

&&

GAC001-267-279-305-171344-
/O.CON.KJAX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BAXG1.1.ER.140411T2020Z.140418T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE ALTAMAHA RIVER AT BAXLEY.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 75.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 74.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 75.8 FEET BY
  TOMORROW EVENING THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* IMPACT...AT 74.5 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OF TIMBER AND AGRICULTURAL
  LAND CAN BE EXPECTED.



&&


               FLD  OBSERVED          7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION       STG  STG  DAY TIME     THU    FRI    SAT    SUN    MON

ALTAMAHA
  BAXLEY        74  75.5 WED 09 AM   75.6   75.8   75.5   75.1   74.9


&&


LAT...LON 3194 8243 3188 8222 3176 8199 3183 8195 3193 8213 3200 8243



$$

MCALLISTER




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