Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA
WFUS52 KFFC 271752
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
152 PM EDT THU APR 27 2017
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Tornado Warning for...
Southeastern Upson County in west central Georgia...
Northwestern Crawford County in central Georgia...
North central Taylor County in west central Georgia...
* Until 245 PM EDT
* At 152 PM EDT, a large and extremely dangerous tornado was located
over Carsonville, or 10 miles north of Butler, moving northeast at
This is a PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS SITUATION. TAKE COVER NOW!
SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.
IMPACT...You are in a life-threatening situation. Flying debris
may be deadly to those caught without shelter. Mobile
homes will be destroyed. Considerable damage to homes,
businesses, and vehicles is likely and complete
destruction is possible.
* Locations impacted include...
Carsonville and Salem.
To repeat, a large, extremely dangerous and potentially deadly
tornado is developing. To protect your life, TAKE COVER NOW! Move to
a basement or an interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy
building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a mobile home, or in
a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and protect
yourself from flying debris.
If you see wind damage...hail or flooding...wait until the storm has
passed...and then call the National Weather Service toll free
at 1 8 6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet us your report at NWSATLANTA.
LAT...LON 3271 8434 3285 8409 3267 8402 3267 8433
TIME...MOT...LOC 1752Z 243DEG 28KT 3270 8430
TORNADO DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE