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  • Flood Warning for Forsyth County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued November 17 at 8:09AM EST until November 17 at 6:57PM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, November 17, 2014 at 8:09 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, November 17, 2014 at 6:57 p.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING CREEK IN GEORGIA...
    BIG CREEK NEAR CUMMING AFFECTING FORSYTH COUNTY
    ...FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
    THE BIG CREEK NEAR CUMMING.
    * FROM THIS MORNING UNTIL THIS EVENING.
    * AT 645 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.6 FEET...AND RISING.
    * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 6 FEET.
    * FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE TO
    RISE TO NEAR 6.6 FEET BY NOON. THE CREEK WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
    BY THIS AFTERNOON.
    * AT 7 FEET...MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES TO 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 BE FLOODED.
    THE AREAS UNDER THE GEORGIA 400 HIGHWAY AND MCFARLAND ROAD WILL BE
    COVERED WITH AROUND TWO FEET OF WATER. A PORTION OF THE SIDEWALK
    UNDER MAJORS ROAD WILL BE COVERED WITH AROUND 3 FEET OF WATER.
    &&