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Georgia, Wilkinson

Tornado Watch

Statement as of 10:24 AM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


Tornado Watch 257 remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for the
following locations

GA
. Georgia counties included are

Atkinson Baker Ben Hill
Berrien Bibb Bleckley
Brooks Calhoun Chattahoochee
Clay Clinch Coffee
Colquitt Cook Crawford
crisp Decatur Dodge
Dooly Dougherty early
Echols Emanuel Grady
Houston Irwin Jeff Davis
Jefferson Johnson Lanier
Laurens Lee Lowndes
Macon Marion Miller
Mitchell Montgomery Muscogee
Peach Pulaski Quitman
Randolph Schley Seminole
Stewart Sumter Taylor
Telfair Terrell Thomas
Tift Toombs Treutlen
Turner Twiggs Washington
Webster Wheeler Wilcox
Wilkinson Worth


Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 AM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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... Baldwin... Bibb... Bleckley... Butts...
Crawford... crisp... Dooly... Houston... Jasper... Jones... Monroe...
   Peach... Pulaski... Putnam... Twiggs and Wilkinson. In east
central Georgia... Glascock... Greene... Hancock... Jefferson...
Taliaferro... Warren... Washington and Wilkes. In north central
Georgia... Barrow... Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... DeKalb...
Douglas... Fayette... Forsyth... Gwinnett... Hall... Henry...
Morgan... Newton... north Fulton... Rockdale... South Fulton and
Walton. In northeast Georgia... banks... Clarke... Jackson...
Madison... Oconee and Oglethorpe. In northwest Georgia...
Carroll... Haralson... Paulding and Polk. In west central
Georgia... Chattahoochee... Coweta... Harris... heard... Lamar...
Macon... Marion... Meriwether... Muscogee... Pike... Schley...
Spalding... Stewart... Sumter... Talbot... Taylor... Troup... Upson
and Webster.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* abundant moisture combined with an upper level storm system will
lead to widespread showers and thunderstorms overnight early
this afternoon and again late tonight into Wednesday. Heavy rain
will be possible at times over the watch area including higher
rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour over central Georgia
later this morning. Portions of the watch area received 1 to 3
inches of rainfall on Saturday into Monday making soils less
permeable to additional rainfall. Additional rainfall amounts of
1 to close to 3 inches are possible in the watch area through
Wednesday afternoon.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will be likely,
especially in urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams and
rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:13 AM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday
afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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... Baldwin... Bibb... Bleckley... Butts...
Crawford... crisp... Dooly... Houston... Jasper... Jones... Monroe...
   Peach... Pulaski... Putnam... Twiggs and Wilkinson. In east
central Georgia... Glascock... Greene... Hancock... Jefferson...
Taliaferro... Warren... Washington and Wilkes. In north central
Georgia... Barrow... Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... DeKalb...
Douglas... Fayette... Forsyth... Gwinnett... Hall... Henry...
Morgan... Newton... north Fulton... Rockdale... South Fulton and
Walton. In northeast Georgia... banks... Clarke... Jackson...
Madison... Oconee and Oglethorpe. In northwest Georgia...
Carroll... Haralson... Paulding and Polk. In west central
Georgia... Chattahoochee... Coweta... Harris... heard... Lamar...
Macon... Marion... Meriwether... Muscogee... Pike... Schley...
Spalding... Stewart... Sumter... Talbot... Taylor... Troup... Upson
and Webster.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* abundant moisture combined with an upper level storm system will
lead to widespread showers and thunderstorms overnight early
this afternoon and again late tonight into Wednesday. Heavy rain
will be possible at times over the watch area including higher
rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour over central Georgia
later this morning. Portions of the watch area received 1 to 3
inches of rainfall on Saturday into Monday making soils less
permeable to additional rainfall. Additional rainfall amounts of
1 to close to 3 inches are possible in the watch area through
Wednesday afternoon.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will be likely,
especially in urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams and
rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Special Statement
Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Record Report
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Montana - High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch
Nebraska - Flood Warning
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
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