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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:34 PM EST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 am EST Tuesday through
Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of northwest Georgia... including the following
areas... Bartow... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade... Floyd... Gordon...
   Murray... Polk... Walker and Whitfield.

* From 7 am EST Tuesday through Friday morning

* soil conditions remain very saturated and river levels remain
high across the area. With 3 to 6 inches of additional
precipitation expected across the area this will produce
significant runoff and flooding of creeks and rivers. Even after
the rain ends, high water could persist for several days after.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:34 PM EST Feb. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 am EST Tuesday through
Friday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of northwest Georgia... including the following
areas... Bartow... Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade... Floyd... Gordon...
   Murray... Polk... Walker and Whitfield.

* From 7 am EST Tuesday through Friday morning

* soil conditions remain very saturated and river levels remain
high across the area. With 3 to 6 inches of additional
precipitation expected across the area this will produce
significant runoff and flooding of creeks and rivers. Even after
the rain ends, high water could persist for several days after.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.