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GA WFO ATLANTA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 12:00 PM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-19 12:00:47-05

WFO ATLANTA Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Friday, February 22, 2019

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FLOOD WARNING

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED

Flood Statement

National Weather Service Peachtree City GA

1157 AM EST Tue Feb 19 2019

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

Lookout Creek near New England affecting Dade and Hamilton

Counties

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...The Flood Warning

continues for

The Lookout Creek near New England.

* From tomorrow evening until Friday morning.

* At 11AM Tuesday the stage was 9.1 feet...steady.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 12 feet.

* Forecast to rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue

to rise to near 14.5 feet by Thursday morning.The river will fall

below flood stage by Friday morning.

* At 15 feet...Minor flooding continues to expand along Sells Lane

in Trenton...Mason Road near Rising Fawn...and Creek Road near New

England. These roads and other roads with creeks flowing into

Lookout Creek will flood causing the roads to be closed. The water

will be a few feet deep on portions of these roads. Also minor

flooding will continue to expand downstream as the creek crosses

the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area.

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