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Weather Alert Detail

  • Flood Watch for Banks County, Georgia
  • Flood Watch issued December 28 at 7:43PM EST until December 29 at 7:00AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 7:43 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 29, 2014 at 7 a.m.
  • ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF NORTH GEORGIA UNTIL 7 AM EST
    MONDAY...
    ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY...
    THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF GA AND GEORGIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
    IN GA...FANNIN AND WALKER. IN GEORGIA...BANKS...BARROW...
    BARTOW...CARROLL...CATOOSA...CHATTOOGA...CHEROKEE...CLAYTON...
    COBB...COWETA...DADE...DAWSON...DE KALB...DOUGLAS...FAYETTE...
    FLOYD...FORSYTH...GILMER...GORDON...GWINNETT...HALL...
    HARALSON...HEARD...HENRY...JACKSON...LUMPKIN...MERIWETHER...
    MURRAY...NEWTON...NORTH FULTON...PAULDING...PICKENS...PIKE...
    POLK...ROCKDALE...SOUTH FULTON...SPALDING...TOWNS...TROUP...
    UNION...WALTON...WHITE AND WHITFIELD.
    * UNTIL 7 AM EST MONDAY
    * RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES HAVE FALLEN MAINLY ACROSS THE
    INTERSTATE 20 CORRIDOR IN NORTH GEORGIA INCLUDING THE METRO
    ATLANTA AREA THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...WITH SLIGHTLY LOWER
    AMOUNTS ELSEWHERE. ANOTHER ROUND OF GENERALLY LIGHT TO MODERATE
    RAIN IS EXPECTED ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...WITH
    ANOTHER HALF INCH OF RAIN ANTICIPATED BEFORE TAPERING OFF
    MONDAY AFTERNOON.
    * FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS LIKELY...ALONG
    WITH THE POTENTIAL FLOODING OF SEVERAL FLOOD PRONE RIVERS AND
    STREAMS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA.