993  
WGUS42 KJAX 160105  
FLWJAX  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
905 PM EDT FRI SEP 15 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...  
 
SATILLA RIVER AT WAYCROSS AFFECTING PIERCE AND WARE COUNTIES  
 
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 UNDER CURRENT WEATHER.  
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.  
 

 
 
GAC229-299-170105-  
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/AYSG1.1.ER.170917T0000Z.170917T0600Z.170919T0600Z.NO/  
905 PM EDT FRI SEP 15 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE SATILLA RIVER AT WAYCROSS.  
* FROM SATURDAY EVENING TO TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 8:45 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.8 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 16.1 FEET BY SUNDAY EVENING.THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOODING OF AGRICULTURE AND TIMBERLANDS  
BEGINS. ON THE WARE COUNTY SIDE, THE JAMESTOWN ROAD BOAT RAMP IS  
FLOODED. ON THE PIERCE/BRANTLEY COUNTY LINE AT THE STATE ROAD 121  
BRIDGE THE BOAT RAMP AND DIRT ACCESS ROADS ARE FLOODED.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED 7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SAT SUN MON TUE WED  
 
SATILLA  
WAYCROSS 16 15.8 FRI 09 PM 15.9 16.1 16.1 15.9 15.4  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3132 8237 3127 8234 3124 8229 3120 8228 3121 8233 3128 8241  
 
 
 

 
 
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