Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
1132 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

GAZ086-112-113-250400-
Toombs GA-Emanuel GA-Montgomery GA-
1132 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR TOOMBS...SOUTHERN EMANUEL AND
SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTIES UNTIL midnight EDT...

At 1131 PM EDT...National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of strong thunderstorms extending from Vidalia to near South
Thompson to Grays Landing, moving northeast at 60 mph.

  HAZARD...40 to 50 mph wind and enhanced risk of a brief tornado.

  IMPACT...While winds should result in minor damage to tree limbs
           and blowing around of light, unsecured objects, the
           leading edge of this line of storms has also exhibited
           areas of localized rotation. A brief tornado could
           quickly form.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Lyons, Vidalia, Uvalda, Oak Park, Higgston, Santa Claus, Alston,
Center, Toombs Central, Ohoopee, New Branch, Ponderosa, South
Thompson, English Eddy, Rock Springs, Cedar Crossing, Johnson Corner,
Normantown and Grays Landing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately.

LAT...LON 3194 8228 3193 8230 3195 8231 3193 8232
      3194 8238 3196 8238 3196 8240 3195 8240
      3197 8243 3197 8245 3209 8255 3224 8249
      3234 8238 3236 8225 3223 8221 3217 8218
      3214 8220 3191 8223
TIME...MOT...LOC 0331Z 231DEG 51KT 3222 8240 3214 8236 3197 8240

WIND...50MPH

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