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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
802 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...ALTHOUGH PERIODS OF VERY LIGHT SNOW WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
TONIGHT THE MAIN CONCERN WILL BE BLACK ICE...

.THE CURRENT RADAR TREND INDICATES A RAIN AND SNOW MIX WERE
ENTERING NORTH GA ASSOCIATED WITH WRAP AROUND MOISTURE AND COLD
AIR. OCCASIONAL PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT WILL
CONTINUE OVER PARTS OF NORTH GA TUESDAY MORNING. ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE LIMITED TO A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS FOR THE HIGHEST
ELEVATIONS GIVEN THE LACK OF AVAILABLE MOISTURE. OF MORE CONCERN
IS THE POTENTIAL FOR PATCHES OF BLACK ICE TO DEVELOP ON ROADS AND
BRIDGES THIS EVENING AS TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING. ALTHOUGH
ONLY AREAS ABOVE 2500FT HAVE SEEN TRAVEL ISSUES THUS FAR...IT IS
ANTICIPATED THAT THE ELEVATIONS THAT SEE BLACK ICE WILL LOWER
THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE BLACK ICE WILL BE MOST PREVALENT ALONG THE
WIND SHELTERED SIDE OF MOUNTAINS WHERE RESIDUAL WATER ON ROADWAYS
WILL NOT DRY OUT.

GAZ001>005-011-012-019>021-030-270915-
/O.EXA.KFFC.WW.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150127T1400Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-CHATTOOGA-GORDON-FLOYD-
BARTOW-CHEROKEE-POLK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...ROME...CARTERSVILLE
802 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND BLACK
ICE POTENTIAL...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...MAINLY THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A
  LINE FROM CEDARTOWN THROUGH CANTON AND DAWSONVILLE TO CLEVELAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE ALONG WITH LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH FOR THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...BLACK ICE INCREASING IN AREAL COVERAGE THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE WILL MAKE FOR SLICK SPOTS ON
  ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLACK ICE MEANS THAT
PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AND PATCHES OF BLACK ICE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL
DIFFICULTIES. USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN THE NORTH
GEORGIA MOUNTAINS THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.


&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
802 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...ALTHOUGH PERIODS OF VERY LIGHT SNOW WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
TONIGHT THE MAIN CONCERN WILL BE BLACK ICE...

.THE CURRENT RADAR TREND INDICATES A RAIN AND SNOW MIX WERE
ENTERING NORTH GA ASSOCIATED WITH WRAP AROUND MOISTURE AND COLD
AIR. OCCASIONAL PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT WILL
CONTINUE OVER PARTS OF NORTH GA TUESDAY MORNING. ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE LIMITED TO A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS FOR THE HIGHEST
ELEVATIONS GIVEN THE LACK OF AVAILABLE MOISTURE. OF MORE CONCERN
IS THE POTENTIAL FOR PATCHES OF BLACK ICE TO DEVELOP ON ROADS AND
BRIDGES THIS EVENING AS TEMPERATURES FALL BELOW FREEZING. ALTHOUGH
ONLY AREAS ABOVE 2500FT HAVE SEEN TRAVEL ISSUES THUS FAR...IT IS
ANTICIPATED THAT THE ELEVATIONS THAT SEE BLACK ICE WILL LOWER
THROUGH THE NIGHT. THE BLACK ICE WILL BE MOST PREVALENT ALONG THE
WIND SHELTERED SIDE OF MOUNTAINS WHERE RESIDUAL WATER ON ROADWAYS
WILL NOT DRY OUT.

GAZ006>009-013>016-270915-
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150127T1400Z/
FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND
802 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...MAINLY THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS ALONG AND NORTH OF A
  LINE FROM CEDARTOWN TO CANTON AND DAWSONVILLE TO CLEVELAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...BLACK ICE ALONG WITH LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...GENERALLY LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH FOR THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...BLACK ICE INCREASING IN AREAL COVERAGE THROUGH
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE WILL MAKE FOR SLICK SPOTS ON
  ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLACK ICE MEANS THAT
PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AND PATCHES OF BLACK ICE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL
DIFFICULTIES. USE EXTRA CAUTION WHILE DRIVING IN THE NORTH
GEORGIA MOUNTAINS THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

&&

$$

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