Flood Watch

… Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 am EST this morning
through Wednesday morning…

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Georgia… northeast Georgia and
northwest Georgia.

* From 7 am EST this morning through Wednesday morning

* storm total rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are forecast to
begin in north Georgia tonight and end on Wednesday morning.
Isolated higher amounts will be possible. This will include
the Atlanta Metro area.

* Flooding will be possible with periods of heavy rain over the
same areas. Also… storm drains and ditches may become quickly
clogged with debris and leaves which could cause extensive
street flooding and Road ponding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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