Alert: Flash Flood Watch issued January 13 at 10:12AM EST until January 15 at 7:00AM EST by NWS Peachtree City GA

Event: Flash Flood Watch
Sender Name: NWS Peachtree City GA
Issued: 2020-01-13T10:12:00-05:00
Expires: 2020-01-13T18:15:00-05:00
Description: 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…Butts…Jasper and
Putnam. In east central Georgia…Greene…Taliaferro and
Wilkes. In north central Georgia…Barrow…Cherokee…
Clayton…Cobb…Dawson…DeKalb…Douglas…Fannin…
Fayette…Forsyth…Gilmer…Gwinnett…Hall…Henry…
Lumpkin…Morgan…Newton…North Fulton…Pickens…
Rockdale…South Fulton…Union and Walton. In northeast
Georgia…Banks…Clarke…Jackson…Madison…Oconee…
Oglethorpe…Towns and White. In northwest Georgia…Bartow…
Carroll…Catoosa…Chattooga…Dade…Floyd…Gordon…
Haralson…Murray…Paulding…Polk…Walker and Whitfield. In
west central Georgia…Coweta…Heard…Lamar…Meriwether…
Pike…Spalding and Troup.

* Through Wednesday morning

* A frontal boundary will remain stalled across much of north and
central Georgia through Wednesday morning. Waves of moderate to
locally heavy rainfall are expected today through Wednesday
morning. Soils are already saturated and additional rainfall,
even lighter amounts, will only exacerbate run off. One to three
inches of rain has already fallen over the southern and eastern
Atlanta metro areas and additional rainfall amounts of one to
two inches are possible through the remainder of the day. The
axis of heavier rainfall is expected to shift northward
overnight and Tuesday with additional rainfall amounts of one to
three inches possible. Locally higher amounts, especially across
the higher terrain of north Georgia, are also possible.
Instruction: 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.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Urgency: Future
Severity: Severe
Certainty: Possible
Categories: Met,
Area Description: Barrow; Butts; Walton; Dawson; Dade; Fayette; Forsyth; Troup; Taliaferro; Oglethorpe; Douglas; Union; Chattooga; Meriwether; Jasper; Gilmer; Pike; Rockdale; Gwinnett; Paulding; Whitfield; Hall; Morgan; Lumpkin; Putnam; Heard; Carroll; Clayton; Spalding; Catoosa; DeKalb; Banks; Cobb; Oconee; Floyd; Fannin; Bartow; Gordon; Haralson; Henry; North Fulton; Madison; Lamar; Jackson; Clarke; Coweta; Walker; White; Newton; Wilkes; Greene; Towns; Murray; Polk; Pickens; Cherokee; South Fulton

Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-4007410-3400876
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings