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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:04 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night... the Flood
Warning continues for
the west Chickamauga creek near Fort Oglethorpe.
* Until late Wednesday night.
* At 9pm Tuesday the stage was 12.7 feet... and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11 feet.
* The river will continue rising to near 13 feet after midnight
tonight. The river will fall below flood stage late tomorrow
evening.
* At 13 feet... minor flooding expands further into The Woodlands
and fields near the creek upstream and downstream from the gage on
the Georgia Highway 146 or Cloud Springs Road bridge. Minor
flooding of the creek also expands much further downstream as it
crosses the Tennessee border into the south East Ridge area.




Lat... Lon 3492 8526 3500 8523 3499 8516 3486 8524





Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 10:27 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

For the south Chickamauga creek at Chickamauga TN...
* until further notice.
* At 09:15 am Tuesday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to near 17.8 feet this afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet... water begins to cross Mack Smith Road in Catoosa
County, Georgia. Flooding begins at Golf courses near the
confluence of south and west Chickamauga creeks. West Chickamauga
creek begins to overflow its banks, as well.


Lat... Lon 3509 8527 3511 8522 3492 8508 3489 8517