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Weather Alert Detail

  • Flood Watch for Banks County, Georgia
  • Flood Watch issued April 07 at 3:44PM EDT until April 08 at 2:00AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 7, 2014 at 3:44 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 2 a.m.
  • ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT TUESDAY...
    THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA...EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA...NORTH
    CENTRAL GEORGIA...NORTHEAST GEORGIA...NORTHWEST GEORGIA AND
    WEST CENTRAL GEORGIA.
    * UNTIL 2 AM EDT TUESDAY
    * OVER THE LAST 30 HOURS...WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 4
    INCHES HAS FALLEN ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
    GEORGIA...WITH 4 TO 4.5 INCHES IN THE FAR WESTERN ATL METRO AND
    GREATER COLUMBUS AREAS. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF GENERALLY
    LESS THAN 0.25 INCHES IS STILL POSSIBLE.
    * RUNOFF FROM THIS HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUES TO BE A CONCERN AS IT
    CAUSES SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA CREEKS AND RIVERS. NUMEROUS
    RIVER GAGE LOCATIONS CONTINUE TO RISE AND SEVERAL ARE ALREADY
    OBSERVING MINOR FLOOD CONDITIONS. THESE RISES ARE EXPECTED TO
    CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS.