Gilmer GA-Fannin GA-
835 PM EDT SUN SEP 9 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN GILMER AND NORTHERN
FANNIN COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM EDT...
At 835 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Mountaintown, or near
Ellijay...moving northeast at 25 mph.
HAZARD...Frequent 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
Ellijay, Blue Ridge, East Ellijay, Morganton, Tails Creek, Jones
Mill, Cherry Log, Mountaintown, Higdon, Colwell, Hurst and Roundtop.
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 3486 8413 3459 8457 3469 8466 3472 8466
3479 8461 3482 8459 3483 8458 3483 8459
TIME...MOT...LOC 0035Z 221DEG 35KT 3471 8454