Americus, GA (31709)

11:29 AM EDT on May 22, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Griffin Bell GC | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 381 ft 32.05 °N, 84.22 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
83.1 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
N
3.7
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3800 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 69%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 14% visible
METAR KACJ 221515Z AUTO 23004KT 10SM BKN021 BKN038 26/21 A3008 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.08 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3800 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 69%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:34 AM 8:31 PM
Waning Crescent, 14% visible
METAR KACJ 221515Z AUTO 23004KT 10SM BKN021 BKN038 26/21 A3008 RMK AO2

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:47 AM EDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through
Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Georgia... east
central Georgia... north central Georgia... northeast Georgia...
northwest Georgia and west central Georgia... including the
following areas... in central Georgia... Baldwin... Bibb...
Bleckley... Butts... Crawford... crisp... Dooly... Houston...
Jasper... Jones... Monroe... Peach... Pulaski... Putnam... Twiggs
and Wilkinson. In east central Georgia... Glascock... Greene...
Hancock... Taliaferro... Warren... Washington and Wilkes. In
north central Georgia... Barrow... Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb...
DeKalb... Douglas... Fayette... Forsyth... Gwinnett... Hall...
Henry... Morgan... Newton... north Fulton... Rockdale... South
Fulton and Walton. In northeast Georgia... banks... Clarke...
Jackson... Madison... Oconee and Oglethorpe. In northwest
Georgia... Carroll... Haralson... Paulding and Polk. In west
central Georgia... Chattahoochee... Coweta... Harris... heard...
Lamar... Macon... Marion... Meriwether... Muscogee... Pike...
Schley... Spalding... Stewart... Sumter... Talbot... Taylor...
Troup... Upson and Webster.

* From this evening through Wednesday afternoon

* abundant moisture combined with an upper level storm system will
lead to widespread showers and thunderstorms later today but
particularly overnight into early Tuesday and again late Tuesday
into early Wednesday. Heavy rain will be possible at times over
the watch area including higher rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches
per hour. Portions of the watch area received 1 to 3 inches of
rainfall on Saturday into early Sunday making soils less
permeable to additional rainfall. Additional rainfall amounts of
2 to 4 inches are possible in the watch area through noon
Wednesday.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will be likely,
especially in urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams and
rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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