Murray GA-Gilmer GA-Fannin GA-
821 AM EDT SAT JUL 21 2018
...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 AM EDT FOR
NORTHEASTERN MURRAY...GILMER AND CENTRAL FANNIN COUNTIES...
At 819 AM EDT, the heavy rain overnight had ended and while small
creeks and streams have subsided, larger creeks and rivers will
continue see rises through the morning as runoff continues.
Some locations that may 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.
In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.
Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
LAT...LON 3467 8415 3461 8419 3460 8419 3462 8420
3460 8422 3460 8425 3457 8426 3457 8429
3458 8431 3458 8433 3457 8433 3456 8437
3455 8437 3496 8482 3499 8481 3499 8448