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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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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-WALTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* NORTH GEORGIA...GENERALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM CARROLLTON...TO
  ATLANTA...TO WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL ONCE AGAIN MOVE ACROSS NORTH AND
  CENTRAL GEORGIA AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND INTERMITTENTLY
  THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF
  RAINFALL. ISOLATED 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 WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
116 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Big Creek near Cumming affecting Forsyth County

  Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties


.Recent heavy rainfall has caused significant runoff into streams and
rivers which will cause flooding in some areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property.

The latest stage data was furnished in cooperation with the United
States Geological Survey.

&&

GAC117-040716-
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/CMGG1.1.ER.150703T1230Z.150703T1645Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
116 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Big Creek near Cumming.
* From this afternoon until further notice.
* At 12PM Friday the stage was 8.1 feet...and slowly rising with crest expected soon.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding will expand into the natural flood
  plain of the creek upstream and downstream from the gage at Atlanta
  Highway or Georgia Highway 9. Most of the sidewalk and boardwalk of
  the Big Creek Greenway will be under a foot or two of water. The
  areas under the Georgia 400 Highway and McFarland Road will be
  covered with around three feet of water. A portion of the sidewalk
  under Majors Road will be covered with around four feet of water.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.1 feet on May 5 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 3418 8424 3417 8420 3411 8419 3410 8420
      3410 8425 3411 8424

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
116 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Georgia...

  Big Creek near Cumming affecting Forsyth County

  Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties


.Recent heavy rainfall has caused significant runoff into streams and
rivers which will cause flooding in some areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

All persons with interests along the river should monitor the latest
forecasts...and be prepared to take necessary precautions to protect
life and property.

The latest stage data was furnished in cooperation with the United
States Geological Survey.

&&

GAC117-121-040715-
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/APHG1.1.ER.150703T2308Z.150704T0600Z.150704T1200Z.NO/
116 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  The Big Creek near Alpharetta.
* From this evening until Saturday afternoon.
* At 12PM Friday the stage was 5.3 feet...and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 7.4 feet by after midnight tomorrow.The river will
  fall below flood stage by tomorrow morning.
* 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.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.4 feet on Feb 1 2013.

&&

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
101 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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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-
101 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTH GEORGIA...
...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO EXIT CENTRAL GEORGIA BY
MID AFTERNOON...
...NEW ROUND OF STORMS TO AFFECT NORTH GEORGIA LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS... FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND POSSIBLY HAIL UP TO 1 INCH. ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL
RESULT IN LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL THAT WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING
ALONG AREA STREAMS AND CREEKS.


DISCUSSION...

A SERIES OF UPPER DISTURBANCES WILL INTERACT WITH A MOIST AND
UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PRODUCE SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS
AGAIN TODAY. AN ADDITIONAL FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE...
ESPECIALLY AS WE GO EVENING HOURS WITH THE SECOND WAVE OF STORMS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

THE GREATEST RISK FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...
AND A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS. A SLIGHTLY LOWER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FOR MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY 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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