Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
509 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

GAZ006-007-300945-
GILMER GA-FANNIN GA-
509 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT LIGHTNING IN GILMER AND
FANNIN COUNTIES UNTIL 545 AM EDT...

AT 508 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9 MILES SOUTH OF BLUE RIDGE...MOVING EAST AT 85
MPH.

LIGHTNING DETECTION SYSTEMS INDICATE NUMEROUS CLOUD-TO-GROUND
LIGHTNING STRIKES ACROSS GILMER AND FANNIN COUNTIES...INCLUDING AREAS
AROUND
ELLIJAY...BLUE RIDGE...EAST ELLIJAY...MORGANTON...PISGAH...STOVER
CREEK SHELTER...ROY...HIGDON...DIAL...CARTECAY...HURST...CHERRY
LOG...HEMP AND SPRINGER MOUNTAIN SHELTER.

RESIDENTS IN THIS AREA SHOULD STAY INDOORS.  ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
AND TELEPHONES SHOULD NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY.

LAT...LON 3461 8457 3491 8445 3489 8415 3463 8419
TIME...MOT...LOC 0908Z 265DEG 73KT 3473 8428

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