Flash Flood Watch

… Flash Flood Watch in effect through late tonight…

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for north and central Georgia.

* Through late tonight

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will lead to
widespread rainfall totals of 1 to 2 inches. When combined with
recently saturated grounds… flooding will be likely for already
swollen rivers across the area. In addition to the river
flooding… isolated flash flooding will be possible as well heavy
rainfall over already saturated grounds.

* Flooding of low lying… poor drainage areas is likely… along
with the potential flash flooding of several flood prone rivers
and streams.

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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