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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
717 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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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-
717 PM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

A DISTURBANCE WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS TO THE AREA
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AS
INSTABILITIES INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA. THE MAIN CONCERN
ASSOCIATED WITH THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG WIND GUSTS THAT
MAY BE ABLE TO DOWN A FEW TREES DUE TO THE SATURATED GROUND.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY BE 1-1.25 INCHES NORTH AND
0.5-0.75 INCHES ACROSS CENTRAL GEORGIA.

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR FAR NORTH GEORGIA
FOR OVERNIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY. AS TEMPERATURES DROP MONDAY
MORNING..RAIN IS EXPECTED TO MIX WITH SNOW ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTH GEORGIA. THE RAIN AND SNOW MIX IS MOST LIKELY AT ELEVATIONS
ABOVE 1500 FEET...AND A CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW IS POSSIBLE AT
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 2200 FEET.

QUICKLY DECREASING TEMPERATURES FOLLOWING THE PRECIPITATION MAY
ALSO LEAD TO PATCHES OF BLACK ICE MONDAY MORNING...PARTICULARLY
IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. DRIVERS ARE URGED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION
AND STAY ALERT TO SLICK SPOTS...ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED SURFACES
SUCH AS BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.

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

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM MID WEEK WILL BRING A SMALL CHANCE FOR RAIN
OR SNOW THURSDAY AND FRIDAY MORNINGS. AT THIS TIME...CONFIDENCE
REMAINS LOW DUE TO SIGNIFICANT UNCERTAINTY IN BOTH OVERNIGHT LOW
TEMPERATURES AND NORTHWARD EXTENT OF MOISTURE. RESIDENTS OF NORTH
AND CENTRAL GEORGIA ARE ENCOURAGED TO MONITOR UPDATED FORECASTS
FOR THIS SYSTEM OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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