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Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:46 PM EST on January 21, 2017

Expires 8:12 AM EST on January 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Big Creek near Alpharetta.
* From Sunday afternoon until Tuesday morning.
* At 3 PM Saturday the stage was 6 feet... and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
continue to rise to near 7.7 feet by Monday early afternoon.The
river will fall below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.
* At 8 feet... minor flooding continues to expand further into The
Woodlands and fields along the creek from near Cumming in south
Forsyth County to Alpharetta and Roswell in north Fulton County.
Additional portions of the Big Creek Greenway have minor flooding
with 1 to 2 feet of water. Most of the walking and biking paths
will be closed... especially upstream and downstream from the gage
on Kimball bridge Road and near Rock Mill park. Portions of the
YMCA campground off Preston Ridge Road will flood.


Lat... Lon 3410 8425 3410 8420 3404 8425 3402 8430
      3404 8433 3407 8427



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:05 PM EST on January 21, 2017

Expires 3:15 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.


305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



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Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
California - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Warning , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , Flood Watch , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - High Wind Watch
Delaware - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - High Wind Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
New Jersey - High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Warning , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Rhode Island - High Wind Warning
South Carolina - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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