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WGUS42 KJAX 051314  
FLWJAX  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
814 AM EST TUE MAR 5 2019  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...  
 
ALTAMAHA RIVER AT BAXLEY AFFECTING APPLING...TATTNALL...TOOMBS AND  
WAYNE 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.  
 

 
 
GAC001-267-279-305-061313-  
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/BAXG1.1.ER.190308T0000Z.190308T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
814 AM EST TUE MAR 5 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE FL HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE ALTAMAHA RIVER AT BAXLEY.  
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 7:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 73.4 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 74.5 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 74.6 FEET BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 74.5 FEET...FLOODING OF AGRICULTURAL AND TIMBER LANDS IS  
EXPECTED. DEENS LANDING AND LINTON CARTER LANDING BOAT RAMPS,  
PICNIC AREAS AND PARKING LOTS BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED 7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST  
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME WED THU FRI SAT SUN  
 
ALTAMAHA  
BAXLEY 74 73.4 TUE 08 AM 74.0 74.4 74.6 74.6 74.6  
 

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

 
 
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