Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 2:45 PM EST on December 21, 2013
... Flood Watch remains in effect from late tonight through Monday
The Flood Watch continues for
* north and portions of central Georgia... along and north of a
line from Columbus to Forsyth to Greensboro.
* From late Saturday night through Monday morning.
* A period of moderate to heavy rain over the watch area will
cause significant potential for river flooding including smaller
creeks and streams. An isolated flash flood can not be ruled out.
* Some rivers and creeks that will be affected include Alpharetta
and Cumming on the Big Creek... Suwanee Creek and the Oconee
river at Penfield. The vast majority of any flooding should be
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.