Flood Statement
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1003 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties


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1003 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Sunday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Big Creek near Alpharetta.
* Until late Sunday night.
* At 945AM Saturday the stage was 7.4 feet...and
  rising quickly.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 8.8 feet this afternoon.
  The river will fall below flood stage Sunday evening.
* At 7.0 feet...Flood Stage is reached.  Minor flooding of woodlands
  and fields begin along the creek between Cumming in Forsyth
  County...to Alpharetta and Roswell in North Fulton County.
  Flooding starts to effect portions of The Big Creek Greenway near
  Alpharetta and some portions may become closed with around one foot
  of water...especially upstream and downstream from the gage on
  Kimball Bridge Road and near Rock Hill Park. Portions of the YMCA
  Campground off Preston Ridge Road will begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3410 8425 3410 8420 3404 8425 3402 8430
      3404 8433 3407 8427

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