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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
420 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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420 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

Isolated showers and thunderstorms are expected across north and
central Georgia this afternoon and evening. A couple of strong to
severe thunderstorms will be possible. The main hazards with any
storms that develop will be strong gusty winds, heavy rainfall,
frequent lightning, and small hail.

Additionally, heat index values will be over 100 degrees for much
of north and central Georgia this afternoon and evening, with heat
index values near 105 for portions of central Georgia.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday...

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible Saturday through
Thursday, primarily in the afternoon and evening. Heat index
values may approach 105 for portions of central Georgia again on
Saturday.

.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.


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Air Quality Alert

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Air Quality Alert Message
Georgia Dept of Natural Resources Environmental Protection Division
Relayed by National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
136 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR ATLANTA FOR
Friday July 21...

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental
Protection Division has issued a Code Orange (Unhealthy for
sensitive groups) Air Quality Alert for Atlanta for
Friday July 21.

Under Code Orange conditions, the outdoor air quality is likely to
be unhealthy for some people. Children, people who are sensitive to
ozone, and people with heart or lung disease should limit prolonged
outdoor exertion during the late afternoon or early evening when
ozone concentrations are highest.

For additional information on the Air Quality Index, please visit
http://airnow.gov.

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