• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ020-132115- Bartow GA- 442 PM EDT WED JUN 13 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN BARTOW COUNTY UNTIL 515 PM EDT... At 442 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Cartersville...moving east at 20 mph. HAZARD...Up to 40 mph wind...frequent cloud to ground 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 Cartersville, Emerson, White, George Washington Carver St Pk and Red Top Mountain State 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 3413 8486 3423 8487 3433 8466 3412 8466 TIME...MOT...LOC 2042Z 267DEG 18KT 3419 8482 WIND...40MPH $$

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