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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
402 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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

  Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties


GAC117-121-251003-
/O.EXT.KFFC.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-180426T0925Z/
/APHG1.1.ER.180423T1320Z.180425T0000Z.180426T0325Z.NO/
402 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Big Creek near Alpharetta.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 3PM Tuesday the stage was 9.1 feet...and was near crest.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 9.3 feet by this evening.
  The river will fall below flood stage late tomorrow evening.
* At 9 feet...Minor flooding expands along the creek from near
  Cumming to Alpharetta and Roswell. Backyards of homes off Seale
  Drive and Gunter Court and portions of the Golf of Georgia begin to
  flood. The Big Creek Greenway experiences significant flooding up
  to 3 feet deep...which results in closure of most of the paths.
  This especially occurs upstream and downstream from the gage on
  Kimball Bridge Road and Rock Mill Park. A large portion of the YMCA
  Campground off Preston Ridge Road will be under a foot of water.


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

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