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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
903 PM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020

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903 PM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight...

Severe thunderstorms will be possible across north Georgia late
tonight into early Thursday morning.

A line of storms is expected to move into northern Georgia after
3 AM and quickly move southward. This line will have the
potential to produce strong straight-line winds and a weak and
short-lived tornado or two.


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

Early Thursday will see a decaying line of storms in northern
Georgia with a diminishing threat for strong straight-line winds
and a weak, spin-up tornado or two. The threat for any severe
weather is expected to end by mid-morning.

A stronger storm system is expected across the forecast area on
Sunday and Sunday night. Severe thunderstorms may be possible with
this system, as well as a risk of flash flooding with two to three
and a half inches of rain forecast over a thirty-six hour period,
and locally higher amounts possible.


.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. Please relay any information about observed
severe weather to the NWS while following all local, state, and
CDC guidelines.

$$




Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
329 PM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020

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Cherokee-Forsyth-Hall-Banks-Jackson-Madison-Polk-Paulding-Cobb-
North Fulton-Gwinnett-Barrow-Clarke-Oconee-Oglethorpe-Wilkes-
Haralson-Carroll-Douglas-South Fulton-DeKalb-Rockdale-Walton-
Newton-Morgan-Greene-Taliaferro-Heard-Coweta-Fayette-Clayton-
Spalding-Henry-Butts-Jasper-Putnam-Hancock-Warren-Jones-Baldwin-
Washington-Glascock-Jefferson-Wilkinson-
Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome,
Cartersville, Gainesville, Marietta, Atlanta, Lawrenceville,
Athens, Carrollton, Douglasville, East Point, Decatur, Conyers,
Covington, Newnan, Peachtree City, Griffin, and Milledgeville
329 PM EDT Wed Apr 8 2020

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Northwest winds 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph expected.

* WHERE...North Georgia and portions of central Georgia mainly
  along and north of a Franklin to Jackson to Irwinton to
  Louisville line.

* WHEN...From 8 AM to 8 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
  result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$



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