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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
120 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-061100-
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-
120 PM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED...
...ISOLATED STRONG STORMS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH GEORGIA...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
THE MAIN HAZARDS THIS AFTERNOON WITH THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE GUSTY
WINDS UP TO 40 MPH...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND
LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WHICH MAY CAUSE MINOR FLOODING ALONG AREA
STREAMS...CREEKS AND FLOOD PRONE LOW LYING AREAS.

DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN KENTUCKY WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE AWAY FROM GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
DAYTIME HEATING ALONG WITH SUFFICIENT MOISTURE ACROSS THE AREA
WILL SUPPORT A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY SOUTH
OF I-16 AND EAST OF I-75 IN SOUTH CENTRAL GEORGIA. ANY OF THESE
STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG ENOUGH TO SUPPORT BRIEF GUSTY WINDS
TO 40 MPH...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
THE POTENTIAL FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED TO
DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...
THE UPPER LOW DRIFTS EAST BY MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING A SLIGHTLY
LOWER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA
THROUGH THE WORK WEEK AS WEAK HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE DEEP
SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$

DJN



Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
205 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NORTH GEORGIA
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>048-052>055-057-052100-
/O.CON.KFFC.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150706T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY
205 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* AREAS IN NORTH GEORGIA GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM FRANKLIN TO COVINGTON TO WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING

* PERIODS OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NORTH AND
  CENTRAL GEORGIA THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3
  INCHES OF RAINFALL. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SATURATED SOILS FROM RAINFALL OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS ALONG
  WITH THE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING
  OF ROADWAYS AND ESPECIALLY AROUND CREEKS...SMALL STREAMS...LOW
  LYING AND URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN!

YOU SHOULD MONITOR FUTURE FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE
ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$



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