Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
946 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015


GAZ001>007-011-012-019-051100-
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0009.150305T1100Z-150305T2300Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-CHATTOOGA-
GORDON-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...ROME
946 PM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM
EST THURSDAY...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA...NORTH AND WEST OF
  A LINE FROM ROME TO ELLIJAY.

* HAZARD TYPES...A MIX OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH OF SLEET...AND UP
  TO A TENTH OF AN INCH OF ICE.

* TIMING...6 AM TO 6 PM THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS ON ROADWAYS AND
  ESPECIALLY ELEVATED SURFACES MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE IN TREES MAY CAUSE SOME
  LIMBS TO FALL AND COULD RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...BLACK ICE COULD BE A CONCERN ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES WILL BE JUST ABOVE FREEZING ACROSS
  EXTREME NORTHWEST GEORGIA AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY...AND
  TEMPERATURES WILL FALL THROUGH THE DAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET AND OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$


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