Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
533 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

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533 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

TODAY SHOULD HAVE THE MOST WIDESPREAD HEAT CONCERNS OUT OF THE
CURRENT HEAT SPELL ACROSS THE AREA WITH HEAT INDICES REACHING OR
SLIGHTLY EXCEED 105 IN MUCH OF CENTRAL GEORGIA AND PORTIONS OF
EAST GEORGIA. A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THIS AREA THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE WITH THE GREATEST CHANCE
IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING PERIOD. SOME STORMS COULD BE STRONG
TO SEVERE.

WEATHER HAZARDS...
STRONG DOWNBURST WINDS...FREQUENT LIGHTING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE
POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS. DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX LEVELS ARE
EXPECTED IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY. RESULTANT
HEAT INDICES IN THIS PERIOD MAY REACH OR EXCEED 105 IN PORTIONS OF
EAST AND CENTRAL GEORGIA. AN ADDITIONAL HEAT ADVISORY MAY VERY
WELL BE NEEDED ON THURSDAY.

WHILE SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ON THURSDAY IN A
SIMILAR SITUATION AS WEDNESDAY...MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND STORMS
ARE EXPECTED FOR FRIDAY AS A DISTURBANCE TRACKS ACROSS THE
AREA...AND ALSO SATURDAY INTO EARLY SUNDAY WITH A COLD FRONT
PUSHING SOUTHEASTWARD. SOME STORMS REACHING STRONG TO POSSIBLY
SEVERE LEVELS CANNOT BE RULED OUT EACH DAY. GUSTY WINDS...HEAVY
RAIN...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.

THUNDERSTORMS CANNOT BE RULED OUT ALSO ON MONDAY AND
TUESDAY...THOUGH CHANCES REMAIN LOWER DUE TO UNCERTAINTY IN THE
FORECAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO
SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

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