• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ014-015-022-023-210945- Hall GA-Dawson GA-Forsyth GA-Lumpkin GA- 514 AM EDT SAT JUL 21 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HALL...SOUTHEASTERN DAWSON... NORTHEASTERN FORSYTH AND SOUTHERN LUMPKIN COUNTIES UNTIL 545 AM EDT... At 514 AM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Dougherty, or near Dawsonville...moving southeast at 25 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 Gainesville, Flowery Branch, Oakwood, Dougherty, Aqualand Park, Chestatee, Oscarville, War Hill Park and Murrayville. 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 3440 8414 3447 8399 3430 8371 3416 8397 TIME...MOT...LOC 0914Z 315DEG 23KT 3440 8404 WIND...40MPH $$

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