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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:41 AM EDT on July 05, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 05, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Georgia... western North Carolina and
upstate South Carolina... including the following areas... in
northeast Georgia... Elbert... Franklin... Habersham... Hart...
Rabun and Stephens. In western North Carolina... Graham...
Haywood... Macon... Madison... northern Jackson... southern
Jackson and Swain. In upstate South Carolina... greater Oconee
and Oconee mountains.

* Through this evening

* the threat for heavy rain producing showers and thunderstorms
will continue today. Additional rainfall of 2 or 3 inches will
be possible in the parts of the watch area... and this rainfall
will affect locations where the ground is already saturated from
recent rain.

* Rivers and streams in the southwest North Carolina mountains
and the upper Savannah River valley will rise with the
anticipated rainfall. Periods of heavy downpours with any
thunderstorms may cause rapid rises along streams and creeks...
and associated 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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Alabama - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch
Guam - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New York - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
North Carolina - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report