Special Weather Statement

Areas Affected: Baldwin; Banks; Barrow; Bartow; Bibb; Bleckley; Butts; Carroll; Catoosa; Chattahoochee; Chattooga; Cherokee; Clarke; Clayton; Cobb; Coweta; Crawford; Crisp; Dade; Dawson; De Kalb; Dodge; Dooly; Douglas; Emanuel; Fannin; Fayette; Floyd; Forsyth; Gilmer; Glascock; Gordon; Greene; Gwinnett; Hall; Hancock; Haralson; Harris; Heard; Henry; Houston; Jackson; Jasper; Jefferson; Johnson; Jones; Lamar; Laurens; Lumpkin; Macon; Madison; Marion; Meriwether; Monroe; Montgomery; Morgan; Murray; Muscogee; Newton; North Fulton; Oconee; Oglethorpe; Paulding; Peach; Pickens; Pike; Polk; Pulaski; Putnam; Rockdale; Schley; South Fulton; Spalding; Stewart; Sumter; Talbot; Taliaferro; Taylor; Telfair; Toombs; Towns; Treutlen; Troup; Twiggs; Union; Upson; Walker; Walton; Warren; Washington; Webster; Wheeler; White; Whitfield; Wilcox; Wilkes; Wilkinson

NWS Atlanta (Northern and Central Georgia)

...HIGH FIRE DANGER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING FOR PARTS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA DUE TO LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES... Relative Humidities of 25 percent or less can be expected for 4 or more hours this afternoon into the evening. Winds will be north/northwest 5 to 10 mph this morning but should go light and variable by the mid afternoon. With dry fuels, high fire danger conditions can be expected. Please refer to your local burn permitting authorities concerning whether your may burn outdoors. If you do burn outside, use extreme caution.

Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Effingham; Screven

NWS Charleston (the Southern end of South Carolina and Eastern Georgia)

The Flood Warning continues for The Savannah River near Clyo.

* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 12.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring.

* Forecast, the river will remain nearly steady or slowly fall.

* At 13.3 feet, one foot of water covers Tom Goethe Road just after the pavement ends. &&

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