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Flash Flood Statement

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
955 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

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DOOLY GA-
955 PM EDT MON SEP 15 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1215 AM EDT FOR
DOOLY COUNTY...

AT 946 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR SHOWED ONLY
LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE RAIN ACROSS THE COUNTY...HOWEVER
RUNOFF FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN EARLIER THIS EVENING IS STILL
LIKELY TO BE CAUSING SOME FLOODING PROBLEMS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
WESTERN AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO DRAYTON...
LILLY...THE FLINT RIVER WMA...RICHWOOD AND TIPPETTVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM EARLIER HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF
SMALL CREEKS...STREAMS AND COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLANDS AND
WOODLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER
TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT. TO
ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

IF YOU SEE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING CALL THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
TOLL FREE AT 1 8 6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 OR TWEET US YOUR REPORT AT
NWSATLANTA.

&&

LAT...LON 3205 8398 3209 8398 3215 8403 3219 8402
      3225 8389 3229 8367 3229 8360 3225 8360
      3225 8362 3223 8360 3203 8361 3203 8393

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