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  • Flood Warning for Gwinnett County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued October 14 at 9:24PM EDT until October 16 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 9:24 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 2 a.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING CREEKS IN GEORGIA...
    LOOKOUT CREEK NEAR NEW ENGLAND AFFECTING DADE AND HAMILTON
    COUNTIES
    BIG CREEK NEAR CUMMING AFFECTING FORSYTH COUNTY
    BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA AFFECTING FORSYTH AND FULTON COUNTIES
    ...FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
    THE BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA.
    * FROM AFTER MIDNIGHT UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
    * AT 900 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.7 FEET...AND STEADY.
    * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 7 FEET.
    * FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT AND
    CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 7.1 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.THE CREEK
    WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * AT 7 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.
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