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Freeze Warning
Issued: 3:28 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning in effect from 11 PM this evening to 8 am EST
Friday...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
freeze warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to
8 am EST Friday.

* Temperatures... upper 20s to lower 30s.

* Timing... midnight to 8am Friday morning.

* Impacts... freezing temperatures could kill sensitive
vegetation and damage unprotected outdoor plumbing.

* Locations... north and portions of central Georgia, along and
north of a West Point to Macon to Louisville line.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or
highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other
sensitive vegetation.





Flood Warning
Issued: 5:27 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until this afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Sweetwater creek near Austell.
* Until this afternoon.
* At 5 am Thursday the stage was 10.2 feet... and falling.
* Minor flooding will continue.
* Flood stage is 10 feet.
* The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by this
morning.
* At 10 feet... flood stage is reached. Minor flooding occurs in The
Woodlands and fields upstream and downstream from the gage near the
Interstate 20 bridge. Portions of a paintball playing field just
downstream of the bridge begin to flood. Athletic fields in the
Woodrow Wilson Park on Mount Vernon Road begin to flood due to
water backing up in ditches. Water also begins to floods yards of
four elevated homes along Mount Vernon Road.



Lat... Lon 3379 8464 3385 8463 3380 8459 3374 8459
      3370 8463 3376 8466



Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:39 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am EST this
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Georgia... east central Georgia... north
central Georgia... northeast Georgia... northwest Georgia and
west central Georgia... including the following areas... in
central Georgia... Baldwin... Bibb... Bleckley... Butts...
Crawford... crisp... Dodge... Dooly... Houston... Jasper... Jones...
Laurens... Monroe... Peach... Pulaski... Putnam... Twiggs... Wilcox
and Wilkinson. In east central Georgia... Glascock... Greene...
Hancock... Jefferson... Johnson... Taliaferro... Warren...
Washington and Wilkes. In north central Georgia... Barrow...
Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... Dawson... DeKalb... Douglas...
Fannin... Fayette... Forsyth... Gilmer... Gwinnett... Hall...
Henry... Lumpkin... Morgan... Newton... north Fulton... Pickens...
Rockdale... South Fulton... Union and Walton. In northeast
Georgia... banks... Clarke... Jackson... Madison... Oconee...
Oglethorpe... towns and white. In northwest Georgia... Bartow...
Carroll... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade... Floyd... Gordon...
Haralson... Murray... Paulding... Polk... Walker and Whitfield. In
west central Georgia... Chattahoochee... Coweta... Harris...
heard... Lamar... Macon... Marion... Meriwether... Muscogee...
Pike... Schley... Spalding... Stewart... Sumter... Talbot...
Taylor... Troup... Upson and Webster.

* Until 7 am EST this morning

* the final round of moderate rain will push across the area
through this morning. Additional rainfall of one-quarter to one
and a half inches will be possible, with the greatest amounts
over eastern Georgia where the rain will taper off late this
morning. Several rivers are already in flood and there is also
a chance of isolated flash flooding as this wave of
precipitation moves through.

* Due to the heavy rainfall the past several days, many creeks
and streams are already near or above bankfull. Creeks and
rivers could rise out of their banks quickly, closing roads
and impacting homes, businesses and farms. High water may not
recede until well after the rain has ended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:39 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am EST this
morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Georgia... east central Georgia... north
central Georgia... northeast Georgia... northwest Georgia and
west central Georgia... including the following areas... in
central Georgia... Baldwin... Bibb... Bleckley... Butts...
Crawford... crisp... Dodge... Dooly... Houston... Jasper... Jones...
Laurens... Monroe... Peach... Pulaski... Putnam... Twiggs... Wilcox
and Wilkinson. In east central Georgia... Glascock... Greene...
Hancock... Jefferson... Johnson... Taliaferro... Warren...
Washington and Wilkes. In north central Georgia... Barrow...
Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... Dawson... DeKalb... Douglas...
Fannin... Fayette... Forsyth... Gilmer... Gwinnett... Hall...
Henry... Lumpkin... Morgan... Newton... north Fulton... Pickens...
Rockdale... South Fulton... Union and Walton. In northeast
Georgia... banks... Clarke... Jackson... Madison... Oconee...
Oglethorpe... towns and white. In northwest Georgia... Bartow...
Carroll... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade... Floyd... Gordon...
Haralson... Murray... Paulding... Polk... Walker and Whitfield. In
west central Georgia... Chattahoochee... Coweta... Harris...
heard... Lamar... Macon... Marion... Meriwether... Muscogee...
Pike... Schley... Spalding... Stewart... Sumter... Talbot...
Taylor... Troup... Upson and Webster.

* Until 7 am EST this morning

* the final round of moderate rain will push across the area
through this morning. Additional rainfall of one-quarter to one
and a half inches will be possible, with the greatest amounts
over eastern Georgia where the rain will taper off late this
morning. Several rivers are already in flood and there is also
a chance of isolated flash flooding as this wave of
precipitation moves through.

* Due to the heavy rainfall the past several days, many creeks
and streams are already near or above bankfull. Creeks and
rivers could rise out of their banks quickly, closing roads
and impacting homes, businesses and farms. High water may not
recede until well after the rain has ended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





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