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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:56 AM EDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2018


... Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of north central Georgia... north and northeast
Georgia... including Dawson... Fannin... Forsyth... Gilmer...
Hall... Lumpkin... Pickens... Union... banks... Jackson...
Madison... towns... white... Catoosa... Dade... Murray... Walker and
Whitfield counties.

* Through this 8 PM EDT evening

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are are possible
within the watch area.

* Rises in creeks and rivers are expected, some of which may go
out of their banks closing roads or impacting property. High
water will 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.




Wind Advisory

Statement as of 4:58 AM EDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 9:00 AM EDT on April 23, 2018


... Wind Advisory now in effect until 9 am EDT this morning...

* locations... much of north and northeast Georgia, especially
above 2000ft.

* Winds... east winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 mph.

* Timing... through 9 am EDT

* impacts... with the heavy rainfall that fell overnight, some
trees may be downed. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown
around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:56 AM EDT on April 23, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2018


... Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of north central Georgia... north and northeast
Georgia... including Dawson... Fannin... Forsyth... Gilmer...
Hall... Lumpkin... Pickens... Union... banks... Jackson...
Madison... towns... white... Catoosa... Dade... Murray... Walker and
Whitfield counties.

* Through this 8 PM EDT evening

* additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are are possible
within the watch area.

* Rises in creeks and rivers are expected, some of which may go
out of their banks closing roads or impacting property. High
water will 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.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - High Wind Warning , High Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - Record Report
Colorado -
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada -
New Mexico -
North Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
South Carolina - Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
West Virginia - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement

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