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GA WFO ATLANTA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 9:15 PM, Feb 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-20 21:15:52-05

WFO ATLANTA Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Thursday, February 21, 2019

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FLOOD WARNING

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED

Flood Statement

National Weather Service Peachtree City GA

912 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Georgia...

Coahulla Creek near Keiths Mill near Dalton affecting Whitfield

County

Armuchee Creek near Armuchee affecting Floyd County

The Flood Warning continues for

The Coahulla Creek near Keiths Mill near Dalton.

* Until further notice.

* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 18 feet...and rising.

* Minor flooding is occurring is forecast to continue.

* Flood stage is 16 feet.

* The river will continue rising to near 18.2 feet by Thursday morning.

Additional rises may be possible thereafter.

* At 18 feet...Minor flooding expands into the pastures...fields

and woodlands upstream and downstream from the Keiths Mill Road

bridge.

The Flood Warning continues for

The Armuchee Creek near Armuchee.

* Until further notice.

* At 8 PM Wednesday the stage was 22.2 feet...and rising.

* Minor flooding is occurring is forecast to continue.

* Flood stage is 19 feet.

* The river will continue rising to near 22.8 feet by Thursday morning.

Additional rises may be possible thereafter.

* At 23 feet...Minor flooding expands further into the woodlands...

fields and pastures along the creek upstream and downstream from

the gage on Old Dalton Road.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

...AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SOUTHEAST GEORGIA

THIS EVENING...

Areas of fog were developing across Southeast Georgia this evening

with some of the fog around the Savannah area already locally dense.

The fog is expected to increase in coverage overnight and remain

locally dense at times, reducing visibilities on area roadways.

Dense Fog Advisories may be required if lower visibilities become

widespread.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If driving, slow down and leave extra distance ahead of you in

case a sudden stop is needed.

The Flood Warning continues for

The Coosa River near Plant Hammond.

* Until further notice.

* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 575 feet...and rising.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and.

* Flood stage is 570 feet.

* At 575 feet...Moderate flooding begins. Significant flooding

occurs in the woodlands...fields and pasture along the river

upstream and downstream from the gage behind Plant Hammond. The

access road near the intakes behind the plant will be under two

feet of water. The boat ramp near the intakes and a small portion

of an access road near and under the Georgia Highway 100 bridge

will be under 5 feet of water.

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