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Weather Alert Detail

  • Flood Warning for Gwinnett County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued April 09 at 5:57AM EDT until April 09 at 12:45PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 5:57 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 12:45 p.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...
    BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA AFFECTING FORSYTH AND FULTON COUNTIES
    ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD WARNING
    CONTINUES FOR
    THE BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA.
    * UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.
    * AT 5 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.2 FEET...AND FALLING.
    * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND NONFLOOD FLOODING IS FORECAST.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
    * THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THIS
    MORNING.
    * AT 8.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING CONTINUES TO EXPAND FURTHER INTO THE
    WOODLANDS AND FIELDS ALONG THE CREEK FROM NEAR CUMMING IN SOUTH
    FORSYTH COUNTY TO ALPHARETTA AND ROSWELL IN NORTH FULTON COUNTY.
    ADDITIONAL PORTIONS OF THE BIG CREEK GREENWAY HAVE MINOR FLOODING
    WITH 1 TO 2 FEET OF WATER. MOST OF THE WALKING AND BIKING PATHS
    WILL BE CLOSED...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 FLOOD.
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