Flood Warning thru until 7:30 AM (EST) Sunday, February 24, 2019
335 AM EST Sat Feb 23 2019
The Flood Warning continues for The Big Creek near Alpharetta. Until late tonight. At 2AM Saturday the stage was 7.5 feet...and falling. Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. Flood stage is 7.0 feet. At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding continues to expand further into the woodlands and fields along the creek from near Cumming in south Forsyth County to Alpharetta and Roswell in north Fulton County. Additional portions of The Big Creek Greenway have minor flooding with 1 to 2 feet of water. Most of the walking and biking paths will be closed...especially upstream and downstream from the gage on Kimball Bridge Road and near Rock Mill Park. Portions of the YMCA Campground off Preston Ridge Road will flood. This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.8 feet on Aug 11 2013.