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Georgia, Madison

Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:40 PM EDT on April 18, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Flood Watch in effect through Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has expanded the

* Flood Watch to include portions of north central Georgia...
northeast Georgia... northwest Georgia and west central
Georgia.

* Through Saturday evening

* widespread additional rainfall amounts of 1.5 to 2.5 inches can
be expected tonight through Saturday... with most of the rainfall
now expected to occur tonight through mid Saturday morning.
These rainfall amounts over wet soil conditions and above normal
stream flows already occurring across the region... will combine
to enhance the risk of flooding overnight and on Saturday.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Remember... a Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding
based on current rainfall forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 12:11 PM EDT on April 18, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this evening to 8 am
EDT Saturday...

* locations... portions of north and central Georgia.

* Winds... northeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... this evening to Saturday morning.

* Impacts... very strong and gusty winds will cause moderate to
large sized branches to fall... as well as trees that have been
weakened by the recent weather. High profile vehicles are also
affected by these winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement
New Hampshire - Flood Warning
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Advisory
Pennsylvania - Record Report
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Flood Warning
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement