Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
553 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

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COWETA GA-MERIWETHER GA-
553 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN COWETA AND NORTHWESTERN MERIWETHER COUNTIES...

AT 544 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN STILL
FALLING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. SO FAR... BETWEEN THREE AND FOUR
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA... AND THIS WILL
BE SLOW TO DRAIN. THEREFORE... THE FLASH FLOODING WARNING HAS BEEN
ALLOWED TO CONTINUE UNTIL AREA CREEKS... STREAMS AND LOW LYING FLOOD
PRONE AREAS ARE ALLOWED TO DRAIN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD BE EXPERIENCING FLOODING INCLUDE... AREAS
AROUND BEAR CREEK BASIN TO INCLUDE LUTHERSVILLE... MORELAND...
GRANTVILLE AND LONE OAK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM ONE HALF TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE
OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS AS STORMS CONTINUE TO DEVELOP.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

IF YOU SEE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING CALL THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
TOLL FREE AT 1 8 6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 OR TWEET US YOUR REPORT AT
NWSATLANTA.

&&

LAT...LON 3332 8493 3333 8463 3310 8460 3310 8486
      3322 8486 3324 8493

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