Areal Flood Watch
Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2014
Statement as of 11:10 am EDT on April 18, 2014
... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...
The Flood Watch continues for
* along and south of a line from Harris to Butts to Oglethorpe
* Through Saturday evening
* rainfall amounts of 2 to 3.5 inches can be expected through
Saturday. Wet soil conditions and above normal stream flows in
this region will enhance the risk of flooding.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
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.
Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014
Statement as of 4:34 am EDT on April 18, 2014
... Wind Advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 2 am EDT
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 2 am
* Locations... portions of central Georgia.
* Winds... northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
* Timing... this afternoon and tonight
* impacts... very strong and gusty winds will cause moderate to
large sized branches to fall... as well as trees that have been
weakened by the recent rains. High profile vehicles are also
affected by these winds.
A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult...
especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.