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Radar valid at 800 am EDT, Oct 9th 2017

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GAZ001>009-011>016-019>024-030-072000-
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Dade-Walker-Catoosa-Whitfield-Murray-Fannin-Gilmer-Union-Towns-
Chattooga-Gordon-Pickens-Dawson-Lumpkin-White-Floyd-Bartow-
Cherokee-Forsyth-Hall-Banks-Polk-
Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome,
Cartersville, and Gainesville
351 AM EDT Sat Oct 7 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of north Georgia...along and
north of a Cedartown...to Canton...to Homer line.

* From Sunday afternoon into Monday morning

* Heavy rains from Nate will spread over north Georgia beginning
Sunday afternoon and continuing overnight into early Monday
morning. Rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are possible with
isolated higher amounts, especially in the higher terrain of the
mountains. These rainfall amounts will likely lead to flash
flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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