Weather Alerts for Fannin

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flash Flood Warning      

Flash Flood Warning  FLASH FLOOD WARNING   Flash Flood Warning
FANNIN

Areas Affected:
Fannin - Gilmer - Murray
Effective: Sat, 7/21 4:41am Updated: Sat, 7/21 5:30am Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Sat, 7/21 10:45am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for...
Northeastern Murray County in northwestern Georgia...
Gilmer County in north central Georgia...
Central Fannin County in north central Georgia...
* Until 1045 AM EDT Saturday.
* At 439 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain
have fallen and an additional one to two inches are expected.
Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Ellijay, Blue Ridge, East Ellijay, Jones Mill, Higdon, Gregory,
Cohutta Wilderness, Springer Mountain Shelter, Conasauga Lake,
Tennga, Cartecay, Pisgah, Cisco, Cherry Log, Mountaintown, Stover
Creek Shelter, Colwell, Roy and Black Gap Shelter.

Information:
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. Never drive through running water of unknown
depth. It only takes less than two feet of water to sweep away a
vehicle.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Severe Thunderstorm Watch  SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH   Severe Thunderstorm Watch
FANNIN

Areas Affected:
Baldwin - Banks - Barrow - Bartow - Bibb - Butts - Carroll - Catoosa - Chattooga - Cherokee - Clarke - Clayton - Cobb - Coweta - Crawford - Dade - Dawson - DeKalb - Douglas - Fannin - Fayette - Floyd - Forsyth - Fulton - Gilmer - Gordon - Greene - Gwinnett - Hall - Hancock - Haralson - Harris - Heard - Henry - Jackson - Jasper - Jones - Lamar - Lumpkin - Madison - Meriwether - Monroe - Morgan - Murray - Newton - Oconee - Oglethorpe - Paulding - Pickens - Pike - Polk - Putnam - Rockdale - Spalding - Talbot - Troup - Twiggs - Union - Upson - Walker - Walton - Washington - White - Whitfield - Wilkinson
Effective: Sat, 7/21 3:00am Updated: Sat, 7/21 5:30am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 7/21 10:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 297 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 AM EDT
FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
GA
.    GEORGIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE
BALDWIN              BANKS               BARROW
BARTOW               BIBB                BUTTS
CARROLL              CATOOSA             CHATTOOGA
CHEROKEE             CLARKE              CLAYTON
COBB                 COWETA              CRAWFORD
DADE                 DAWSON              DEKALB
DOUGLAS              FANNIN              FAYETTE
FLOYD                FORSYTH             FULTON
GILMER               GORDON              GREENE
GWINNETT             HALL                HANCOCK
HARALSON             HARRIS              HEARD
HENRY                JACKSON             JASPER
JONES                LAMAR               LUMPKIN
MADISON              MERIWETHER          MONROE
MORGAN               MURRAY              NEWTON
OCONEE               OGLETHORPE          PAULDING
PICKENS              PIKE                POLK
PUTNAM               ROCKDALE            SPALDING
TALBOT               TROUP               TWIGGS
UNION                UPSON               WALKER
WALTON               WASHINGTON          WHITE
WHITFIELD            WILKINSON