Butts GA-Lamar GA-Monroe GA-Jasper GA-Newton GA-Henry GA-
656 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BUTTS...NORTHEASTERN LAMAR...
NORTHERN MONROE...SOUTHWESTERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND
SOUTHEASTERN HENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT...
At 655 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Jackson, moving
northeast at 15 mph.
HAZARD...Up to 40 mph wind, occasional cloud-to-ground lightning
and heavy rain.
IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
light, unsecured objects. Heavy rain will cause temporary
street flooding, especially in poor drainage areas.
Some locations in the path of this storm include
Jackson, Monticello, Flovilla, Jenkinsburg, Stewart, Turtle Cove,
Worthville, McKibben, High Falls State Park, Blount, Eudora, North
Alcovy, McElheneys Crossroads, Indian Springs State Park,
Fincherville and Stark.
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
LAT...LON 3349 8388 3338 8370 3319 8370 3317 8407
3327 8411 3329 8409 3330 8411 3330 8412
TIME...MOT...LOC 2255Z 246DEG 14KT 3328 8396