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GA WFO ATLANTA Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

Posted at 8:15 PM, Feb 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-18 20:15:44-05

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

812 PM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

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

Lookout Creek near New England affecting Dade and Hamilton

Counties

The Flood Warning continues for

The Lookout Creek near New England.

* From Wednesday afternoon until Thursday evening.

* At 8 PM Monday the stage was 11.4 feet...and falling.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 12 feet.

* The creek has fallen below flood stage but is forecast to rise above

flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue to rise to near 13 feet

by early Thursday morning. The creek is forecast to fall back below

flood stage by Thursday early afternoon.

* At 13 feet...Minor flooding expands along Sells Lane in

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

England. All these roads will be closed. Also minor flooding

expands much further downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee

border into the Tiftona area.

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