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Flash Flood Watch

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1015 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN TO IMPACT NORTH GEORGIA THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A PERSISTENT WET PATTERN OVER THE SOUTHEAST REGION WHICH WILL
SET THE STAGE FOR MULTIPLE WAVES OF HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS NORTH
AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA THROUGH SUNDAY. THIS WILL ELEVATE
THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING...ALONG AND NORTH OF I-20...AND
ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF NORTH GEORGIA.

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/O.NEW.KFFC.FF.A.0003.150703T1415Z-150705T1200Z/
/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-WALTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR
1015 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR NORTH AND PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA
  THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING WITH AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 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.

&&

$$

DJN



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