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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
609 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NORTH GEORGIA
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>048-052>055-057-050615-
/O.CON.KFFC.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150706T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY
609 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* AREAS IN NORTH GEORGIA GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM FRANKLIN TO COVINGTON TO WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL
  GEORGIA TONIGHT AND INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING WITH
  AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SATURATED SOILS FROM RAINFALL OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS ALONG
  WITH THE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING
  OF ROADWAYS AND ESPECIALLY AROUND CREEKS...SMALL STREAMS...LOW
  LYING AND URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN!

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

&&

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

  Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties


GAC117-121-050920-
/O.EXT.KFFC.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-150706T0600Z/
/APHG1.1.ER.150704T1145Z.150705T0000Z.150706T0000Z.NO/
320 PM 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 245PM Saturday the stage was 8.3 feet...and
  rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* At 9.0 feet...Minor flooding continues to expand further into the
  woodlands and fields along the creek from near Cumming in south
  Forsyth County to Alpharetta and Roswell in north Fulton County.
  The Big Creek Greenway experiences significant flooding...which
  results in closure of most of the walking and biking paths. This
  especially occurs upstream and downstream from the gage on Kimball
  Bridge Road and Rock Hill Park. A large portion of the YMCA
  Campground off Preston Ridge Road will be flooded.


&&

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

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1045 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051000-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
1045 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE...
...A FEW SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY TONIGHT...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTH GEORGIA...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
THE MAIN HAZARDS WILL BE STRONG TO POSSIBLY DAMAGING WINDS...
FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND POSSIBLY SOME SMALL HAIL.
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING ALONG AREA STREAMS...
CREEKS AND FLOOD PRONE LOW LYING AREAS.

DISCUSSION...
A SERIES OF UPPER DISTURBANCES WILL INTERACT WITH A MOIST AND
UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PRODUCE SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH TONIGHT. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE
ANYTIME INTO EARLY EVENING...AND SHOULD GREATLY DIMINISH BY 10 PM
THIS EVENING. THE MORE FAVORABLE LOCATION FOR SEVERE STORMS WILL BE
MAINLY ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL GEORGIA AS STRONG
STORMS MOVE EAST FROM ALABAMA. TRAINING OF STORMS OVER ALREADY
SATURATED GROUNDS IS LIKELY AND WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

THE GREATEST RISK FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SUNDAY AND MONDAY...
AND A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE...MAINLY DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. A SLIGHTLY LOWER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FOR TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AS
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE DEEP SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$



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