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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
150 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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150 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North and Central Georgia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

...Wind Advisory In Effect For North and Most of Central
Georgia...

A strong cold front will cross the area later this evening into
tonight. Ahead of the front, showers and a few thunderstorms are
possible mainly across far northern Georgia. Although, severe
thunderstorms are not anticipated, a few strong storms are
possible.

A Wind Advisory is in effect for much of northern Georgia...mainly
along and north of a line from Heard to Newton to Madison
Counties. Southwest winds of 15 to 25 mph will shift to the
northwest behind a cold front. Gusts between 30 and 40 mph
possible, especially in the higher elevations of northern Georgia.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

Much colder air will filter in behind the front and a Freeze Watch
has been issued accordingly Sunday night into Monday morning for
north Georgia and portions of central Georgia. The main area is
along and north of a LaGrange to Fort Valley to Louisville line.

Otherwise, no other hazardous weather is expected.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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Freeze Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
137 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017


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Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome,
and Cartersville
137 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY...
...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
Freeze Watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday morning.

* Temperatures...Mid to upper 20s.

* Locations...Northeast Georgia.

* Winds...Southwest winds will increase to 20 to 35 mph in the
  higher elevations of the mountains this afternoon. Winds are
  expected to shift to the northwest this evening behind a cold
  front, with speeds increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 35
  to 40 mph.

* Timing...Until 7 AM Sunday for Wind Advisory. Freeze Watch is
  from 10 PM Sunday to 9 AM Monday.

* Impacts...Strong winds will bring down large tree limbs and some
  weaker trees. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around.
  Impacts from freezing temperatures include damage to sensitive
  vegetation. Take steps to protect plants from the cold. Also
  take steps to protect pets from the cold temperatures.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph...or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

A Freeze Watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
137 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017


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/O.CON.KFFC.WI.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-171119T1200Z/
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Chattooga-Gordon-Pickens-Dawson-Lumpkin-White-Floyd-Bartow-
Cherokee-Polk-Paulding-Haralson-
Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome,
and Cartersville
137 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY...
...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
Freeze Watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday morning.

* Temperatures...Mid to upper 20s.

* Locations...Northeast Georgia.

* Winds...Southwest winds will increase to 20 to 35 mph in the
  higher elevations of the mountains this afternoon. Winds are
  expected to shift to the northwest this evening behind a cold
  front, with speeds increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 35
  to 40 mph.

* Timing...Until 7 AM Sunday for Wind Advisory. Freeze Watch is
  from 10 PM Sunday to 9 AM Monday.

* Impacts...Strong winds will bring down large tree limbs and some
  weaker trees. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around.
  Impacts from freezing temperatures include damage to sensitive
  vegetation. Take steps to protect plants from the cold. Also
  take steps to protect pets from the cold temperatures.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph...or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

A Freeze Watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

&&

$$



Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
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Douglas-South Fulton-DeKalb-Rockdale-Walton-Newton-Heard-Coweta-
Fayette-Clayton-Henry-

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
331 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...HIGH FIRE DANGER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING
FOR PARTS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA DUE TO STRONG WINDS...

Sustained winds of 20 to 25 MPH can be expected along with gusts
of 30 MPH. Gusts may reach as high as 40 mph in the mountains. Relative
Humidities will remain high at 50 to 60 percent.

With dry fuels, high fire danger conditions can be expected.

Please refer to your local burn permitting authorities
concerning whether your may burn outdoors.  If you do burn
outside, use extreme caution.

$$

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