• Flood Warning

    GAC067-097-170100- /O.EXT.KFFC.FL.W.0043.180516T1558Z-180517T0100Z/ /AUSG1.1.ER.180516T1530Z.180516T1800Z.180516T1900Z.NO/ 1200 PM EDT Wed May 16 2018 ...Flood Warning extended until this evening...The Flood Warning continues for The Sweetwater Creek near Austell. * Until late this afternoon. * At 1145 AM Wednesday the stage was 10 feet...and rising. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 10 feet. * The river will continue rising to near 10.6 feet by this afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage late this afternoon. * At 10 feet...Flood Stage is reached. Minor flooding occurs in the woodlands and fields upstream and downstream from the gage near the Interstate 20 bridge. Portions of a paintball playing field just downstream of the bridge begin to flood. Athletic fields in the Woodrow Wilson Park on Mount Vernon Road begin to flood due to water backing up in ditches. Water also begins to floods yards of four elevated homes along Mount Vernon Road. && LAT...LON 3379 8464 3385 8463 3380 8459 3374 8459 3370 8463 3376 8466 $$

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