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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
119 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

GAZ036>038-050-051-061-074-084-085-040545-
JOHNSON GA-WILKINSON GA-TALIAFERRO GA-WASHINGTON GA-OGLETHORPE GA-
OCONEE GA-GREENE GA-CLARKE GA-HANCOCK GA-
119 AM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR JOHNSON...WILKINSON...
TALIAFERRO...WASHINGTON...OGLETHORPE...OCONEE...GREENE...CLARKE AND
HANCOCK COUNTIES UNTIL 145 AM EDT...

AT 119 AM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE REPORTED FROM
NEAR NORTH HIGH SHOALS TO 9 MILES WEST OF SPARTA TO 6 MILES SOUTH OF
TOOMSBORO...AND MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

  HAZARD...WINDS UP TO 40 MPH AND HEAVY RAIN.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT
           MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
           LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. LOCALIZED FLOODING IN LOW
           LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS ALSO LIKELY. MOTORISTS
           SHOULD REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE
SANDERSVILLE...GREENSBORO...WATKINSVILLE...WRIGHTSVILLE...SPARTA...
CRAWFORDVILLE...LEXINGTON...DAVISBORO...UNION POINT...TENNILLE...
WINTERVILLE...CRAWFORD...NORTH HIGH SHOALS...HARRISON...TOOMSBORO...
ARNOLDSVILLE...WOODVILLE...WHITE PLAINS...SILOAM AND OCONEE.

LAT...LON 3275 8248 3270 8312 3301 8315 3295 8307
      3307 8304 3305 8310 3306 8310 3315 8309
      3317 8317 3334 8314 3390 8363 3403 8300
      3388 8291 3378 8298 3362 8288 3364 8288
      3356 8272 3346 8286 3318 8274 3301 8255
TIME...MOT...LOC 0519Z 278DEG 45KT 3387 8347 3328 8314 3273 8309

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
700 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-042300-
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-
700 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

...ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE THIS EVENING ACROSS CENTRAL AND
PARTS OF NORTH GEORGIA...
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF NORTH GEORGIA...

AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING FROM CENTRAL AND WESTERN ALABAMA
WILL MOVE EAST NORTHEAST INTO CENTRAL AND PARTS OF NORTH GEORGIA
THIS EVENING. INSTABILITIES REMAIN IN PLACE OVER THE REGION AND
THIS WILL BE ENOUGH FOR ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS TO DEVELOP. THE
MAIN THREAT FROM THE STORMS WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS...HEAVY
RAIN...AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING.. THE MAIN THREAT AREA IS GENERALLY
SOUTH OF I-20 AND BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 8 PM AND MIDNIGHT.

DUE TO THE HEAVY RAIN...FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. FOR THIS
REASON A FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR NORTH GEORGIA
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

THE GREATEST RISK FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...
AND A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS. A SLIGHTLY LOWER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP FOR MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY 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.

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>045-047-040545-
/O.CON.KFFC.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150705T1200Z/
/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-WALTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* NORTH GEORGIA...GENERALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM CARROLLTON...TO
  ATLANTA...TO WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL ONCE AGAIN MOVE ACROSS NORTH AND
  CENTRAL GEORGIA AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND INTERMITTENTLY
  THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING WITH AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF
  RAINFALL. ISOLATED 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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