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  • Flood Warning for Forsyth County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued April 15 at 7:14AM EDT until April 15 at 1:02PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:14 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 1:02 p.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...
    BIG CREEK NEAR CUMMING AFFECTING FORSYTH COUNTY
    ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...
    OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE AFFECTING DODGE...TELFAIR AND WILCOX
    COUNTIES
    ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD WARNING
    CONTINUES FOR
    THE BIG CREEK NEAR CUMMING.
    * UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.
    * AT 6 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.1 FEET AND SLOWLY RISING.
    * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 6 FEET.
    * THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MID TO LATE THIS MORNING.
    * AT 6 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING WILL EXPAND
    INTO THE NATURAL FLOOD PLAIN OF THE CREEK UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM
    FROM THE GAGE AT ATLANTA HIGHWAY OR GEORGIA HIGHWAY 9. LARGE
    PORTIONS OF THE SIDEWALK AND BOARDWALK OF THE BIG CREEK GREENWAY
    WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD. THE AREAS UNDER THE GEORGIA 400 HIGHWAY AND
    MCFARLAND ROAD WILL BE COVERED WITH AROUND ONE FOOT OF WATER. A
    PORTION OF THE SIDEWALK UNDER MAJORS ROAD WILL BE COVERED WITH
    AROUND TWO FEET OF WATER.
    &&