Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
532 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

GAZ061-072-073-302215-
BALDWIN GA-JONES GA-HANCOCK GA-
532 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BALDWIN...EASTERN JONES AND
SOUTHERN HANCOCK COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

AT 532 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS EXTENDED FROM 9 MILES
NORTHEAST OF MILLEDGEVILLE TO 13 MILES WEST OF MIDWAY-HARDWICK TO 7
MILES WEST OF GRAY...AND MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

  HAZARD...UP TO 40 MPH WIND...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
           AND HEAVY RAIN.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT
           MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
           LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S
           LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
           ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. ELECTRICAL
           APPLIANCES SHOULD NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY.
           MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE
           LOSS OF CONTROL DUE TO HYDROPLANING. ALSO...THE HEAVY
           RAIN MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY STREET FLOODING OR ROAD PONDING
           IN SLOW DRAINAGE AREAS. WHEN WATER COVERS THE
           ROAD...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE
MILLEDGEVILLE...GRAY...MIDWAY-
HARDWICK...MERIWETHER...SCOTTSBORO...JAMES...
HARDWICK...BEULAH...DEVEREUX...HADDOCK...BLOUNTSVILLE...CLINTON...
ALLENWOOD...BRADLEY...WAYSIDE...LINTON...GREENBERRY CROSSROADS...
UNDERWOOD...BROWNS CROSSING AND POSTELL.

LAT...LON 3320 8286 3316 8288 3305 8311 3289 8359
      3305 8367 3313 8354 3318 8335 3317 8332
      3318 8332 3319 8328 3320 8327 3323 8315
      3327 8291 3320 8283
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 274DEG 10KT 3320 8316 3311 8346 3302 8366

$$

DJN



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