Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
527 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

GAZ008-009-272200-
TOWNS GA-UNION GA-
527 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN TOWNS AND NORTHERN
UNION COUNTIES UNTIL 600 PM EDT...

AT 526 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR YOUNG HARRIS...OR NEAR
BLAIRSVILLE. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

  HAZARD...HEAVY RAIN...UP TO 40 MPH WIND...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
           LIGHTNING.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT
           MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
           LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S
           LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
           ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. ELECTRICAL
           APPLIANCES SHOULD NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY.
           MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE
           LOSS OF CONTROL DUE TO HYDROPLANING. ALSO...THE HEAVY
           RAIN MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY STREET FLOODING OR ROAD PONDING
           IN SLOW DRAINAGE AREAS. WHEN WATER COVERS THE
           ROAD...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE
HIAWASSEE...BLAIRSVILLE...YOUNG HARRIS...BRASSTOWN BALD...TRACK
ROCK... GUMLOG...MACEDONIA...ALEXANDERS MILL...MOUNTAIN SCENE AND
IVY LOG.

LAT...LON 3484 8370 3484 8410 3499 8405 3499 8368
TIME...MOT...LOC 2126Z 105DEG 3KT 3495 8392

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