Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
912 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

GAZ031>033-280200-
COBB GA-NORTH FULTON GA-PAULDING GA-
912 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN COBB...NORTH FULTON AND
EASTERN PAULDING COUNTIES UNTIL 1000 PM EDT...

AT 912 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM HIRAM TO NEAR SIX FLAGS OVER GEORGIA...AND MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 15 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
ATLANTA...MARIETTA...SANDY SPRINGS...SMYRNA...POWDER
SPRINGS...AUSTELL... HIRAM...MIDTOWN...FAIR OAKS...GRANT PARK-ZOO
ATLANTA...LITHIA SPRINGS... VININGS...JIM R MILLER PARK...TURNER
FIELD...LAKEWOOD PARK...DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE...SWEET
AUBURN...ATLANTIC STATION...WEST END AND SIX FLAGS OVER GEORGIA.

LAT...LON 3388 8480 3398 8464 3388 8435 3368 8435
      3372 8452 3375 8458 3380 8462 3381 8468
TIME...MOT...LOC 0112Z 243DEG 12KT 3387 8473 3376 8452

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