• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ046>048-132330- Walton GA-Rockdale GA-Newton GA- 659 PM EDT WED JUN 13 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN WALTON...EASTERN ROCKDALE AND NORTHWESTERN NEWTON COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT... At 659 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from Between to near Georgia International Horse Park to near Richardson Park. These storms were nearly stationary. 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 these storms include Conyers, Monroe, Covington, Oxford, Porterdale, Walnut Grove, Between, Jersey, Georgia International Horse Park, Almon, Milstead, Youth and Gum Creek. 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 3385 8371 3369 8377 3357 8383 3360 8412 3376 8392 3383 8382 TIME...MOT...LOC 2259Z 245DEG 4KT 3380 8380 3367 8389 3361 8411 WIND...40MPH $$

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