A flood watch is in effect through Monday night for several Georgia counties.
The flood watch includes Appling, Bacon, Wayne, Glynn and Ware counties. A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.
Rainfall will be heavy at times Monday morning as an area of low pressure approaches from the south. storm total rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are expected Monday with locally higher amounts possible.
Flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas is possible along with local street flooding - particularly early Monday morning when very heavy rainfall is expected to coincide with times of high tide.
Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.