• Special Weather Statement

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    GAZ032-033-042>045-052>055-066-067-121830- Fayette GA-North Fulton GA-Douglas GA-Cobb GA-Clayton GA-Coweta GA- DeKalb GA-Carroll GA-Troup GA-Heard GA-Meriwether GA-South Fulton GA- 101 PM EST TUE FEB 12 2019 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FAYETTE...NORTH FULTON... DOUGLAS...SOUTHWESTERN COBB...NORTHWESTERN CLAYTON...COWETA... SOUTHWESTERN DEKALB...SOUTHEASTERN CARROLL...TROUP...EASTERN HEARD... WESTERN MERIWETHER AND SOUTH FULTON COUNTIES UNTIL 130 PM EST... At 101 PM EST...National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Lithia Springs to near Standing Rock...and moving southeast at 40 mph. HAZARD...40 to 50 mph wind and enhanced risk of a brief tornado. IMPACT...While winds should result in minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of light...unsecured objects...the leading edge of this line of storms has also exhibited areas of localized rotation. A brief tornado could quickly form. Some locations in the path of these storms include Atlanta, Newnan, Douglasville, LaGrange, Decatur, Fayetteville, Jonesboro, Franklin, Greenville, Peachtree City, East Point, Union City, Forest Park, Riverdale, College Park, Fairburn, Tyrone, Austell, Morrow and Hapeville. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. LAT...LON 3379 8475 3379 8472 3382 8472 3379 8418 3287 8477 3288 8519 3313 8524 TIME...MOT...LOC 1801Z 302DEG 33KT 3378 8470 3310 8522 WIND...50MPH $$

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