Valdosta Daily Times

April 17, 2014

S. Ga. river flood warning issued


National Weather Service

VALDOSTA — National Weather Service released the following:

River Flood Warning in effect



THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER NEAR QUITMAN (US 84). * UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE... OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED. * AT  9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.5 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET. * IMPACT... AT 19.0 FEET... MINOR FLOOD STAGE REACHED. RIVER OVERFLOWS BANKS INTO WOODED BOTTOMLANDS.