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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
437 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>021-030-042145-
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-POLK-
437 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

...MIXTURE OF SLEET AND LIGHT FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE THURSDAY MORNING
INTO THE AFTERNOON FOR PORTIONS OF FAR NORTH GEORGIA...

RAIN WILL LIKELY TRANSITION TO A MIXTURE OF RAIN...SLEET AND LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN ON THURSDAY AS THE NEXT ROUND OF ARCTIC AIR PUSHES IN
FROM THE NORTHWEST BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT. AREAS ALONG AND NORTH
OF A CEDARTOWN TO CANTON AND CLEVELAND LINE HAVE THE BEST CHANCE FOR
ANY LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS. SLEET AMOUNTS UP TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH
AND FREEZING RAIN AMOUNTS UP TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH APPEAR
POSSIBLE. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS CANNOT BE RULED OUT. TEMPERATURES
WILL BE FALLING THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY IN THIS AREA...SO ANY SLICK
SPOTS THAT DEVELOP ON ROADWAYS MAY CONTINUE TO BE A CONCERN INTO THE
EVENING AS WELL.

DUE TO THE CONTINUED UNCERTAINTY CONCERNING THIS EVENT...EVERYONE
WITH INTERESTS ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA ARE URGED TO REMAIN ALERT FOR ANY
CHANGES IN LATER FORECASTS.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
430 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051000-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
430 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA.

PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA...MAINLY NORTH AND EAST OF A
LINE FROM BLUE RIDGE TO MARIETTA...MACON AND SWAINSBORO...WILL HAVE
AREAS OF DENSE FOG THIS MORNING WITH VISIBILITIES DROPPING BELOW A
QUARTER OF A MILE IN PLACES. MOTORISTS ARE CAUTIONED TO SLOW DOWN...
USE LOW-BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND LEAVE PLENTY OF DISTANCE BETWEEN
THEMSELVES AND THE CAR IN FRONT OF THEM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION...RAIN...SLEET
AND FREEZING RAIN...ACROSS FAR NORTH GEORGIA THURSDAY.

THERE IS ALSO A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY ACROSS
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA.

OTHERWISE...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$



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