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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
523 AM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

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523 AM EDT Wed Jun 20 2018

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

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

Isolated thunderstorms are possible today, with the most coverage
expected during the afternoon and evening, and better chances
over north Georgia. Some storms could be strong. The main threats
will be isolated flooding from locally heavy rainfall, damaging
winds, and frequent lightning.

Heat index values will be in the low 100s over portions of east
central Georgia this afternoon. At this time, these values are
below Heat Advisory criteria, but anyone spending prolonged
periods outdoors should take frequent breaks and drink plenty of
water.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday...

There is a chance of thunderstorms everyday for the next week,
mainly during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could
be strong to severe each day with strong wind gusts, frequent
lightning and isolated flooding from heavy rain possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight, but spotters
are encouraged to submit reports of any severe weather and flooding
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
140 PM EDT Tue Jun 19 2018

...CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR ATLANTA FOR
Wednesday June 20...

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental
Protection Division has issued a Code Orange (Unhealthy for
sensitive groups) Air Quality Alert for Atlanta for
Wednesday June 20.

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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