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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
952 AM EDT Tue Jul 27 2021

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952 AM EDT Tue Jul 27 2021

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

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

A Heat Advisory is in effect for portions of east central Georgia
through the early evening hours. Heat indices outside of the
mountains of northeast Georgia will be above 100 degrees during
the afternoon hours. Within the Heat Advisory, heat indices
between 105 and 108 degrees will be possible.

In addition, scattered thunderstorms are likely across all of north
and central Georgia this afternoon and evening. Some storms could
become strong with very heavy rainfall, gusty winds and frequent
lightning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday...

Hot and humid conditions with heat index values of 100 to 110 are
likely again on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Isolated thunderstorms will also be possible across north and
central Georgia Wednesday through Friday, becoming more numerous
Saturday through Monday. Any storms could become strong with very
heavy rain, gusty winds and frequent lightning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected through tonight.

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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
545 PM EDT Tue Jul 27 2021

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North Fulton GA-Cobb GA-DeKalb GA-
545 PM EDT Tue Jul 27 2021

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH FULTON...NORTHEASTERN COBB
AND NORTHWESTERN DEKALB COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

At 545 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Sandy Springs, or 9
miles east of Marietta...moving south at 5 mph.

  HAZARD...Winds 40 to 50 mph...up to penny sized hail...frequent
           lightning and heavy rain.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light...unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Atlanta, Marietta, Sandy Springs, Roswell, Smyrna, Dunwoody,
Chamblee, Doraville, North Atlanta, North Druid Hills, Mount Bethel,
Vinings, Brookhaven and Chastain Memorial Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

LAT...LON 3402 8445 3402 8430 3385 8425 3381 8437
      3384 8450
TIME...MOT...LOC 2145Z 345DEG 5KT 3392 8438

HAIL...0.75IN
WIND...50MPH

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