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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:27 PM EST Nov. 12, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of north central Georgia... northeast
Georgia... northwest Georgia and west central Georgia...
including the following areas... in north central Georgia...
Barrow... Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... Dawson... DeKalb...
Douglas... Fannin... Fayette... Forsyth... Gilmer... Gwinnett...
Hall... Henry... Lumpkin... Newton... north Fulton... Pickens...
Rockdale... South Fulton... Union and Walton. In northeast
Georgia... banks... Jackson... towns and white. In northwest
Georgia... Bartow... Carroll... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade...
Floyd... Gordon... Haralson... Murray... Paulding... Polk... Walker
and Whitfield. In west central Georgia... Coweta... heard...
Meriwether... Pike... Spalding and Troup.

* Through Wednesday morning

* several weak surface lows moving across the area through
Wednesday morning will bring periods of heavy rain throughout
the period. Within the watch area rainfall amounts of 2 3 inches
will be likely with locally highers amounts possible.

* Several creeks and rivers could rise out of their banks, closing
roads and impacting homes, businesses and farms. High
water may not recede until well after the rain has ended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:27 PM EST Nov. 12, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch in effect through Wednesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of north central Georgia... northeast
Georgia... northwest Georgia and west central Georgia...
including the following areas... in north central Georgia...
Barrow... Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... Dawson... DeKalb...
Douglas... Fannin... Fayette... Forsyth... Gilmer... Gwinnett...
Hall... Henry... Lumpkin... Newton... north Fulton... Pickens...
Rockdale... South Fulton... Union and Walton. In northeast
Georgia... banks... Jackson... towns and white. In northwest
Georgia... Bartow... Carroll... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade...
Floyd... Gordon... Haralson... Murray... Paulding... Polk... Walker
and Whitfield. In west central Georgia... Coweta... heard...
Meriwether... Pike... Spalding and Troup.

* Through Wednesday morning

* several weak surface lows moving across the area through
Wednesday morning will bring periods of heavy rain throughout
the period. Within the watch area rainfall amounts of 2 3 inches
will be likely with locally highers amounts possible.

* Several creeks and rivers could rise out of their banks, closing
roads and impacting homes, businesses and farms. High
water may not recede until well after the rain has ended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.