Expires 2:00 PM EDT on July 05, 2015
Statement as of 11:42 PM EDT on July 4, 2015
... Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon... the Flood Warning
the Big Creek near Alpharetta.
* Until Sunday afternoon.
* At 10pm Saturday the stage was 7.3 feet... and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* The river will continue falling through early Sunday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage Sunday.
* At 7.0 feet... flood stage is reached. Minor flooding of Woodlands
and fields begin along the creek between Cumming in Forsyth
County... to Alpharetta and Roswell in north Fulton County.
Flooding starts to effect portions of the Big Creek Greenway near
Alpharetta and some portions may become closed with around one foot
of water... especially upstream and downstream from the gage on
Kimball bridge Road and near Rock Hill Park. Portions of the YMCA
campground off Preston Ridge Road will begin to flood.
Lat... Lon 3410 8425 3410 8420 3404 8425 3402 8430
3404 8433 3407 8427
Flash Flood Watch
Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 05, 2015
Statement as of 6:09 PM EDT on July 4, 2015
... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday evening...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* areas in north Georgia generally along and north of a line
extending from Franklin to Covington to Washington.
* Through Sunday evening
* periods of heavy rain will continue across north and central
Georgia tonight and intermittently through Sunday evening with
an additional 1 to 3 inches of rainfall. Locally higher amounts
will be possible.
* Saturated soils from rainfall over the past few days along
with the additional rainfall expected may cause flash flooding
of roadways and especially around creeks... small streams... low
lying and urban areas.
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Turn around don't drown!
You should monitor future forecasts and be prepared to take
action should flash flood warnings be issued.