Lookout Creek near New England under Flood Warning starting Tuesday night

New England, GA (WDEF) – The National Weather Service issued a Flood Warning for Lookout Creek near New England affecting Dade and Hamilton Counties beginning late Tuesday night through Wednesday night.

From the NWS:
* At 245 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.4 feet…and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* Forecast to rise above flood stage after midnight and continue to rise to near 13 feet by Wednesday morning. The creek
will fall below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* At 13 feet…Minor flooding expands along Sells Lane in Trenton…Mason Road near Rising Fawn…and Creek Road near New
England. All these roads will be closed. Also minor flooding expands much further downstream as the creek crosses the Tennessee border into the Tiftona area.

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