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Flash Flood Statement

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
306 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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HEARD GA-DOUGLAS GA-COWETA GA-CARROLL GA-
306 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 815 PM EDT TUESDAY
FOR HEARD...WESTERN DOUGLAS...WESTERN COWETA AND CARROLL COUNTIES...

AT 302 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
FALLEN IN PORTIONS OF WEST DOUGLAS COUNTY IN THE DOG RIVER BASIN...
SOUTHEAST CARROLL COUNTY IN THE SNAKE CREEK BASIN AND WEST HEARD
COUNTY IN THE CEDAR CREEK AND HILLABAHATCHEE CREEK BASINS. FLASH
FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE LOCATIONS AND OTHER SMALLER
CREEKS IN THE WARNED AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT COULD EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
DOUGLASVILLE...CARROLLTON...FRANKLIN...VILLA RICA...BREMEN...
TEMPLE...BOWDON...MOUNT ZION...WHITESBURG...EPHESUS...
CENTRALHATCHEE...ROOPVILLE...CORINTH...LAKE VAL-DO-MAR...BOWDON
JUNCTION...HANDY...ABILENE...CLEM...ROSCOE AND WARESVILLE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ANOTHER INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

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 3364 8532 3370 8513 3369 8512 3375 8496
      3378 8477 3363 8477 3356 8483 3352 8481
      3323 8494 3318 8509 3320 8511 3317 8512
      3313 8524 3342 8529

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