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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
841 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

GAZ013>015-021-022-200115-
DAWSON GA-LUMPKIN GA-PICKENS GA-CHEROKEE GA-FORSYTH GA-
841 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR PEA SIZED HAIL AND 35 MPH WINDS
IN DAWSON...LUMPKIN...PICKENS...CHEROKEE AND FORSYTH COUNTIES UNTIL
915 PM EDT...

AT 841 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER WALESKA...OR 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF CANTON...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 35 MPH ARE LIKELY WITH THIS STORM AS THIS STORM MOVES
ACROSS DAWSON...LUMPKIN...PICKENS...CHEROKEE AND FORSYTH COUNTIES
THROUGH 915 PM EDT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THE STORM INCLUDE
CANTON...JASPER...DAWSONVILLE...BALL GROUND...NELSON...WALESKA...
TALKING ROCK...DOUGHERTY...AMICALOLA FALLS STATE PARK...SALACOA
VALLEY...HINTON...BLAINE...MCKEE...LEN FOOTE HIKE INN...FAUSETT
LAKE...HOLLIS LATHEM RESERVOIR...REAVIS MOUNTAIN...LAKE TAMARACK...
TALMADGE AND JUNO.

LAT...LON 3443 8397 3441 8398 3440 8397 3438 8398
      3419 8462 3449 8465 3455 8442 3455 8437
      3456 8437 3456 8435 3458 8430 3457 8429
      3457 8426 3459 8426 3461 8419 3460 8419
      3461 8418 3464 8408
TIME...MOT...LOC 0041Z 245DEG 38KT 3431 8458

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
114 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-201715-
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-
114 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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

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

...SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE ACROSS PARTS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON...

WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TODAY.
THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND
GUSTS AND LARGE HAIL. STORMS WILL ALSO HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
PRODUCE A FEW TORNADOES. THE MOST LIKELY TIMING IS BEFORE 8PM. THE
MOST LIKELY LOCATION FOR SEVERE STORMS WILL BE EAST OF A LINE FROM
COLUMBUS TO ATLANTA TO DAWSONVILLE TO GAINESVILLE.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS ALSO IN EFFECT. OCCASIONALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL PRODUCE LOCALIZED FLOODING. IN ADDITION...A FEW RIVERS AND
CREEKS MAY BEGIN TO FLOW OUT OF THEIR BANKS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ACROSS EASTERN
PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA...MONDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AND
AGAIN SATURDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS REQUESTED AND SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO
SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$




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