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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:36 PM CDT on April 16, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 21, 2014


... Flood Warning extended until Monday morning...
the Flood Warning continues for the Apalachicola River near
Blountstown.
* Until Monday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will slowly fall but remain above flood
stage through Monday morning.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will occur at Douglas
Landing and Willis Landing campgrounds. The 19.0 ft level at
Blountstown may at times not be representative of river levels in
these areas due to tidal effects... winds... or local rainfall and
should be used with caution.


Lat... Lon 3061 8498 3007 8520 2972 8505 2980 8490 3009 8508 3061 8490





Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:01 AM CDT on April 17, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... High rip current risk in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a high rip
current risk... which is in effect through late tonight.

* Location... Big Bend and Panhandle beaches.

* Surf... 2 to 4 feet along Big Bend beaches... 1 to 2 feet
elsewhere.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore. If you become caught in a rip current remain calm and
swim parallel to shore. Once you are away from the force of the
rip current... swim back to the beach. Do not attempt to swim
directly against a rip current. Even a strong swimmer can become
exhausted quickly.





442 am EDT Thu Apr 17 2014 /342 am CDT Thu Apr 17 2014/

... Flood Watch in effect from late tonight through late Friday
night...

The National Weather Service in Tallahassee has issued a

* Flood Watch for southeast Alabama... south Georgia... and North
Florida.

* The heaviest rain will fall mostly during the daylight hours on
Friday.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 3 to 4 inches are
anticipated... with isolated amounts as high as 6 inches.

* The most significant impacts will likely be felt near area
rivers currently in or near flood stage across North Florida and
south Georgia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Delaware - Freeze Warning , Record Report
District of Columbia - Freeze Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Maine - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Maryland - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Flood Warning , Record Report
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
New Hampshire - Flood Warning
New Jersey - Freeze Warning , Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New York - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Record Report
North Carolina - Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Wind Advisory
Pennsylvania - Freeze Watch, Freeze Warning , Freeze Warning , Record Report
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Flood Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Flood Warning , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory, Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Warning
West Virginia - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report