SAVANNAH, GA (June 6, 2016): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Emergency Management Liaison Office is working closely with its partners at Chatham Emergency Management Agency and the National Weather Service in Charleston to track Tropical Storm Colin.  Savannah and Chatham County are currently under a Tropical Storm Warning and a Flash Flood Watch.  Tropical Storm Colin is expected to impact the Savannah-Chatham County area late this afternoon and overnight.  Citizens should be prepared for heavy rain, moderate winds and the potential for localized flooding.  SCMPD and its partners encourage you to secure items in your yard that may be blown around such as patio furniture, grills, umbrellas, potted plants, etc.  Also, please remember to turn around, don’t drown, and please do not drive through standing water on roadways.

SCMPD encourages you to stay up to date with the latest on the storm, road closures and other storm related updates by following our Twitter Feed @SCMPD, Facebook or our website www.scmpd.org.

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