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Georgia Drought Monitor

The Georgia Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Georgia land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

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Georgia Hydrologic Information Statement

The Georgia Hydrologic Information statement is issued periodically by the Weather Service office in Peachtree City. It provides information on drought and potential flooding or excessive rain events.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
444 PM EST MON NOV 16 2015

...MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM DEEPENING OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL LIFT
NORTHEAST AND DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE STATE LATE WEDNESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
WITH SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL PUSH INTO NORTH GEORGIA BY
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...THEN SPREAD ACROSS THE REST OF THE AREA
WEDNESDAY EVENING AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT. THE RAIN WILL BE HEAVY AT
TIMES BEFORE EXITING THE REGION SOMETIME THURSDAY MORNING.

TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1.5 TO 2.5 INCHES FROM WEDNESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED... WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2.0 TO 2.5
INCHES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS PARTS OF NORTH GEORGIA... GENERALLY
ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM LA GRANGE TO COVINGTON TO
WASHINGTON... WHICH INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ROME... ATLANTA AND
ATHENS. 

MINOR FLOODING OF CREEKS AND RIVERS IS POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS EXPECTED. PEOPLE ACROSS NORTH AND PARTS OF
CENTRAL GEORGIA SHOULD STAY ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WATCHES AND
WARNINGS. KNOW WHAT TO DO IF A WARNING IS ISSUED AND YOU LIVE NEAR
A CREEK OR RIVER.

FOR ADDITIONAL HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION... VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA. CLICK ON THE RIVERS AND LAKES TAB UNDER
CURRENT WEATHER TO ACCESS THE LATEST RIVER STAGE AND PRECIPITATION
INFORMATION.

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