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  • Flood Warning for Gwinnett County, Georgia
  • Flood Warning issued January 06 at 3:07AM EST until January 06 at 12:06PM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 3:07 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12:06 p.m.
  • ...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...
    BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA AFFECTING FORSYTH AND FULTON COUNTIES
    SWEETWATER CREEK NEAR AUSTELL AFFECTING COBB AND DOUGLAS COUNTIES
    COOSA RIVER NEAR PLANT HAMMOND AFFECTING FLOYD COUNTY
    ...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD WARNING
    CONTINUES FOR
    THE BIG CREEK NEAR ALPHARETTA.
    * UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.
    * AT 2 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET...AND FALLING.
    * MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE.
    * FLOOD STAGE IS 7 FEET.
    * THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATER THIS
    MORNING.
    * AT 8 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.
    &&