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  • Flood Watch for Lamar County, Georgia
  • Flood Watch issued December 24 at 4:18AM EST until December 24 at 8:00PM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 4:18 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 8 p.m.
  • ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA
    UNTIL 8 PM EST WEDNESDAY...
    ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
    THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF GA AND GEORGIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
    IN GEORGIA...FANNIN...WALKER...BALDWIN...BANKS...
    BARROW...BARTOW...BIBB...BLECKLEY...BUTTS...CARROLL...
    CATOOSA...CHATTAHOOCHEE...CHATTOOGA...CHEROKEE...CLARKE...
    CLAYTON...COBB...COWETA...CRAWFORD...CRISP...DADE...DAWSON...
    DE KALB...DODGE...DOOLY...DOUGLAS...EMANUEL...FAYETTE...
    FLOYD...FORSYTH...GILMER...GLASCOCK...GORDON...GREENE...
    GWINNETT...HALL...HANCOCK...HARALSON...HARRIS...HEARD...
    HENRY...HOUSTON...JACKSON...JASPER...JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...
    JONES...LAMAR...LAURENS...LUMPKIN...MACON...MADISON...MARION...
    MERIWETHER...MONROE...MONTGOMERY...MORGAN...MURRAY...
    MUSCOGEE...NEWTON...NORTH FULTON...OCONEE...OGLETHORPE...
    PAULDING...PEACH...PICKENS...PIKE...POLK...PULASKI...PUTNAM...
    ROCKDALE...SCHLEY...SOUTH FULTON...SPALDING...STEWART...
    SUMTER...TALBOT...TALIAFERRO...TAYLOR...TELFAIR...TOOMBS...
    TOWNS...TREUTLEN...TROUP...TWIGGS...UNION...UPSON...WALTON...
    WARREN...WASHINGTON...WEBSTER...WHEELER...WHITE...WHITFIELD...
    WILCOX...WILKES AND WILKINSON.
    * UNTIL 8 PM EST WEDNESDAY.
    * ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES OR LESS ARE EXPECTED
    THROUGH TODAY. THIS IS OVER AN ALREADY SATURATED
    GROUND AND WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT RISES ON AREA CREEKS...STREAMS
    AND RIVERS. A THREAT OF ISOLATED FLASH FLOODING IS ALSO
    POSSIBLE DUE TO FALL VEGETATION AND OTHER DEBRIS CLOGGING
    DRAINAGE SYSTEMS.
    * FLOODING OF LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS LIKELY...
    ALONG WITH THE POTENTIAL FLOODING OF SEVERAL FLOOD PRONE
    RIVERS AND STREAMS... ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTH AND PARTS OF
    CENTRAL GEORGIA.