Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
1146 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

GAZ080-081-092>095-103>105-211730-
Macon GA-Peach GA-Schley GA-Dooly GA-Taylor GA-Sumter GA-Houston GA-
Crawford GA-Webster GA-
1146 AM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MACON...PEACH...SCHLEY...WESTERN
DOOLY...SOUTHEASTERN TAYLOR...SUMTER...WESTERN HOUSTON...SOUTHERN
CRAWFORD AND SOUTHEASTERN WEBSTER COUNTIES UNTIL 1230 PM EST...

At 1146 AM EST...a line of strong thunderstorms was extending from
near Horns to Reynolds to Ideal to Chambliss...and moving southeast
at 35 mph.

  HAZARD...Winds 40 to 50 mph...frequent lightning and heavy rain.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light...unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Americus, Perry, Fort Valley, Ellaville, Oglethorpe, Preston, Warner
Robins, Centerville, Byron, Montezuma, Marshallville, Reynolds,
Plains, Byromville, Ideal, Leslie, Andersonville, Lilly, De Soto and
Dooling.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

A tornado watch remains in effect. Continue to monitor NOAA Weather
Radio...weather.gov or other media outlets for further statements or
possible warnings on these storms.

LAT...LON 3197 8444 3193 8444 3192 8446 3192 8462
      3214 8445 3214 8443 3216 8443 3238 8425
      3257 8416 3265 8409 3264 8360 3219 8380
      3203 8392 3203 8396 3199 8395 3191 8401
      3192 8434 3187 8434
TIME...MOT...LOC 1646Z 298DEG 31KT 3263 8407 3254 8410 3236 8419 3192
8454

WIND...50MPH

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