Flooding Rivers/Creeks in N. Georgia | Weather
The Chattooga River near Summerville is already above flood stage, and now it is less than a foot below moderate flood stage. It is expected to crest just below moderate flood stage, but could rise again as more rain moves in on Wednesday/Thursday. (graph above)
The Armuchee Creek just north of Rome is only about a half of a foot below flood stage, and expected to reach that point in the next 6 hours. (graph below)
The Oostanaula River near Calhoun is less than 1 foot from flood stage. It is expected to reach flood stage in the next 12 hours. (graph below)
The Conasauga River north of Calhoun is only inches away from flood stage, and will eventually crest just below 22 feet. This graph (seen below) shows purple dots of the forecasted rise over the next 4 days.
Lookout Creek, West Chickamauga Creek, and Coahulla Creek are also dealing with minor flooding, and will be watched over the next 24 hours to see if they have any significant rises in some spots.