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WGUS42 KFFC 130609  
FLWFFC  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA  
109 AM EST TUE FEB 13 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA...  
 
CONASAUGA RIVER NEAR TILTON AFFECTING GORDON...MURRAY AND  
WHITFIELD COUNTIES  
 
.RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL HAS CAUSED SIGNIFICANT RUNOFF INTO STREAMS AND  
RIVERS WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN SOME AREAS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
ALL PERSONS WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST  
FORECASTS...AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT  
LIFE AND PROPERTY.  
 
THE LATEST STAGE DATA WAS FURNISHED IN COOPERATION WITH THE UNITED  
STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY.  
 

 
 
GAC129-213-313-132009-  
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/TLNG1.1.ER.180213T1112Z.180214T0000Z.180214T1600Z.NO/  
109 AM EST TUE FEB 13 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CONASAUGA RIVER NEAR TILTON.  
* FROM THIS MORNING UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 1 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.3 FEET...AND RISING.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATER THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 18.8 FEET BY THIS EVENING.THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY LATE MORNING.  
* AT 18.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING BEGINS IN THE  
WOODLANDS...FIELDS AND PASTURES ALONG THE RIVER UPSTREAM AND  
DOWNSTREAM FROM THE GAGE ON THE BRACKETT RIDGE ROAD BRIDGE.  
* THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 18.7 FEET ON FEB 26 2016.  
 
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3473 8489 3472 8483 3463 8488 3463 8495 3471 8497  
 

 
 
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