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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:26 PM EST Dec. 12, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Suwannee River at Branford (us 27).
* From Saturday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 23.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by Saturday evening and continue
to rise to near 28.8 feet by Wednesday evening. Additional rises
are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 29.0 feet: Suwannee Cove Road in Suwannee County begins
to flood, restricting access to homes near the river. In Lafayette
County, access is restricted to homes along se River Drive.


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1024 PM EST Wed Dec 12 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Suwannee River at Luraville (sr 51).
* From Saturday afternoon, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 33.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast: rise above flood stage by Saturday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 40.0 feet by Wednesday evening. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact: at 40.0 feet: flooding extends through wooded areas on the
Suwannee County side of the river along sr-51. In Lafayette County,
NW Savannah Road floods.


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