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White County EOC
Sunday October 4th, 2009 :: 11:59 a.m. EDT

Advisory

Flood Watch in effect for White County area from 8pm tonight to tomorrow evening.

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY...
GRIFFIN...MILLEDGEVILLE
1101 AM EDT SUN OCT 4 2009

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* NORTH AND PARTS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA.

* FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* LOW PRESSURE WILL BE DEVELOPING ALONG A STATIONARY FRONT OVER
THE NORTH GULF COAST. THIS AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST
ALONG THE FRONT PULLING GULF MOISTURE NORTHWARD OVER NORTH AND
CENTRAL GEORGIA BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO MONDAY. SOME
OF THE RAIN WILL BE HEAVY WITH RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4
INCHES LIKELY GENERALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM HAMILTON...TO
FORSYTH...TO WARRENTON.

* SOILS REMAIN SATURATED OVER PARTS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.
THE RAINFALL TONIGHT AND MONDAY WILL QUICKLY RUN OFF INTO CREEKS
AND STREAMS LEADING TO RISES WHICH COULD FLOOD ROADS AND SOME
HOMES AND BUSINESSES.

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.

Address/Location
White County EOC
1241 Helen Hwy
Cleveland, GA 30528

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 706-865-9500

White County Emergency Operations
Operations
ema@whitecounty.net
706-865-0911

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