Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
711 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

GAZ034-046>048-292345-
NEWTON GA-GWINNETT GA-ROCKDALE GA-WALTON GA-
711 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN NEWTON...SOUTHEASTERN
GWINNETT...NORTHEASTERN ROCKDALE AND WALTON COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM
EDT...

AT 710 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER GRAYSON...OR NEAR
LAWRENCEVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

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

  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
LAWRENCEVILLE...MONROE...SNELLVILLE...LILBURN...LOGANVILLE...DACULA..
.
GRAYSON...OXFORD...WALNUT GROVE...BETWEEN...JERSEY...NICHOLASVILLE...
GRATIS...GUM CREEK...CAMPTON...BOLD SPRINGS...BIG HAYNES CREEK PARK...
PANNELL...HARBIN AND ROSEBUD.

LAT...LON 3402 8386 3400 8387 3398 8383 3393 8380
      3391 8376 3389 8376 3390 8374 3390 8373
      3391 8370 3383 8358 3362 8387 3388 8413
      3406 8392
TIME...MOT...LOC 2310Z 305DEG 33KT 3390 8393

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