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Welcome to the Emergency Information Website for Waycross – Ware County & Blackshear Pierce County GA.
Don’t be in any doubt, get the latest right here, right now. We aim to get you the very latest emergency information on (wildfires, severe weather, emergency road closure, etc.) as they occur in our area, plus we are regularly posting other useful community preparedness information.

 

Heavy rainfall event

Synopsis & Timing As we head into a busy travel weekend, we wanted to provide a head's up to a heavy rainfall event taking shape across Southeast Georgia & Northeast Florida as an area of low pressure crosses the region from the Gulf of Mexico late Saturday...

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Hurricane Dorian

Synopsis & Timing Growing confidence in the track of Major Hurricane Dorian well east (75-100 miles) east of the northeast FL coast. Nearly all of our guidance shows such a track well to our east. Most substantial impacts are expected along the immediate coast and...

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Hurricane Dorian

Synopsis & Timing Hurricane Dorian threatens coastal areas of northeast Florida Tuesday Wednesday and coastal areas of southeast Georgia Wednesday-Wednesday Night. Hurricane Watch and Storm Surge Watch have been issued for the entire northeast Florida coastline,...

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Local Weather Alerts

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Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Georgia... Ocmulgee River Near Abbeville Affecting Dodge...telfair And Wilcox Counties Oconee River Near Mount Vernon Affecting Montgomery...treutlen And Wheeler Counties The Flood Warning Continues For ...Read More.
Effective: January 21, 2020 at 5:29amExpires: January 21, 2020 at 7:29pmTarget Area: Dodge; Telfair; Wilcox

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Georgia... Ocmulgee River Near Abbeville Affecting Dodge...telfair And Wilcox Counties Oconee River Near Mount Vernon Affecting Montgomery...treutlen And Wheeler Counties The Flood Warning Continues For ...Read More.
Effective: January 21, 2020 at 5:29amExpires: January 23, 2020 at 10:00amTarget Area: Montgomery; Treutlen; Wheeler

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Georgia... Altamaha River At Baxley Affecting Appling...tattnall...toombs And Wayne Counties Altamaha River At Charlotteville Affecting Jeff Davis...montgomery And Toombs Counties The Flood Warning Continues For ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:15pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 8:14pmTarget Area: Appling; Tattnall; Toombs; Wayne

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In Georgia... Altamaha River At Baxley Affecting Appling...tattnall...toombs And Wayne Counties Altamaha River At Charlotteville Affecting Jeff Davis...montgomery And Toombs Counties The Flood Warning Continues For ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:15pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 8:14pmTarget Area: Jeff Davis; Montgomery; Toombs

Flood Warning
The Flood Warning Continues For The Ogeechee River At Midville. * At 8 Pm Monday The Stage Was 6.1 Feet. * Flood Stage Is 6.0 Feet. * Forecast, The River Is Expected To Drop Below Flood Stage Early Tuesday Morning. ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:13pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 1:00pmTarget Area: Burke; Emanuel; Jenkins

Flood Warning
The Flood Warning Continues For The Ogeechee River Near Eden. * At 7 Pm Monday The Stage Was 11.1 Feet. * Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet. * Minor Flooding Is Occurring. * Forecast, The River Will Rise To Near 11.4 Feet By Early Wednesday ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:13pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 8:13pmTarget Area: Bryan; Bulloch; Chatham; Effingham

Flood Warning
The Flood Warning Continues For The Savannah River Near Clyo. * At 7 Pm Monday The Stage Was 13.5 Feet. * Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet. * Minor Flooding Is Occurring. * Forecast, The River Will Continue Rising To Near 13.9 Feet By Early ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:13pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 8:13pmTarget Area: Effingham; Screven

Flood Warning
The Flood Warning Continues For The Savannah River At Burtons Ferry. * At 8 Pm Monday The Stage Was 15.4 Feet. * Flood Stage Is 15.0 Feet. * Minor Flooding Is Occurring. * Forecast, The River Will Remain Nearly Steady Or Slowly Fall. ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:13pmExpires: January 21, 2020 at 8:13pmTarget Area: Screven

Flood Warning
The Flood Warning Continues For The Ohoopee River Near Reidsville. * At 7 Pm Monday The Stage Was 11.4 Feet. * Flood Stage Is 11.0 Feet. * Minor Flooding Is Occurring. * Forecast, The River Is Expected To Drop Below Flood Stage Tuesday ...Read More.
Effective: January 20, 2020 at 8:13pmExpires: January 22, 2020 at 7:00amTarget Area: Tattnall; Toombs

Freeze Warning
...freeze Warning Remains In Effect Until 10 Am Est This Morning... ...freeze Watch In Effect From Late Tonight Through Wednesday Morning... * What...for The Freeze Warning, Sub-freezing Temperatures As Low As 28. For The Freeze Watch, Sub-freezing Temperatures As ...Read More.
Effective: January 21, 2020 at 3:44amExpires: January 21, 2020 at 10:00amTarget Area: Appling; Atkinson; Bacon; Brantley; Clinch; Coastal Camden; Coastal Glynn; Coffee; Echols; Inland Camden; Inland Glynn; Jeff Davis; Northeastern Charlton; Northern Ware; Pierce; Southern Ware; Wayne; Western Charlton