Morgan GA-Walton GA-Newton GA-
1250 PM EDT WED MAY 16 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN MORGAN...WALTON AND
NORTHEASTERN NEWTON COUNTIES UNTIL 115 PM EDT...
At 1250 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Social Circle, or 8
miles south of Monroe...moving north at 25 mph.
HAZARD...Cloud to ground lightning and heavy rain.
IMPACT...Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. If you can
hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by
lightning. Heavy rain may cause temporary street flooding
especially in poor drainage areas.
Some locations in the path of this storm include
Monroe, Covington, Social Circle, Rutledge, Newborn, Bostwick,
Between, Good Hope, Jersey, Ebenezer, Nicholasville, Hard Labor Creek
State Park, Brick Store, Pannell, Campton, Herndonville and Gratis.
People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. Electrical
appliances should not be used unless in an emergency. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
LAT...LON 3378 8347 3376 8346 3351 8369 3363 8384
3389 8384 3390 8365
TIME...MOT...LOC 1650Z 202DEG 25KT 3367 8370