Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
323 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

GAZ038-039-050-051-060>062-072>076-082>086-095>098-105>113-010900-
/O.NEW.KFFC.FF.A.0005.160902T0900Z-160903T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OGLETHORPE-WILKES-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-JONES-
BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-BIBB-TWIGGS-WILKINSON-
JOHNSON-EMANUEL-HOUSTON-BLECKLEY-LAURENS-TREUTLEN-DOOLY-CRISP-
PULASKI-WILCOX-DODGE-TELFAIR-WHEELER-MONTGOMERY-TOOMBS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILLEDGEVILLE...MACON...SWAINSBORO...
WARNER ROBINS...DUBLIN...CORDELE...VIDALIA
323 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
   SATURDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA...EAST
  CENTRAL GEORGIA...NORTHEAST GEORGIA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL GEORGIA...BALDWIN...
   BIBB...BLECKLEY...CRISP...DODGE...DOOLY...HOUSTON...JONES...
  LAURENS...MONTGOMERY...PULASKI...PUTNAM...TELFAIR...TWIGGS...
  WHEELER...WILCOX AND WILKINSON. IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA...
  EMANUEL...GLASCOCK...GREENE...HANCOCK...JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...
  TALIAFERRO...TREUTLEN...WARREN...WASHINGTON AND WILKES. IN
  NORTHEAST GEORGIA...OGLETHORPE. IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...TOOMBS.

* FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING

* TROPICAL STORM HERMINE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE CENTRAL TO
  SOUTH GEORGIA AREA ON FRIDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES
  CAN BE EXPECTED WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE
  HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS EXPECTED LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
  FRIDAY.

* HEAVY RAIN WILL GIVE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING ACROSS THE
  WATCH AREA...ESPECIALLY IN AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE. DRY SOILS
  WILL QUICKLY BECOME SATURATED LEADING TO RAPID RUNOFF INTO
  RIVERS AND CREEKS RESULTING IN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY
  LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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