Union GA-Towns GA-White GA-Lumpkin GA-
239 AM EDT SAT JUL 21 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR UNION...TOWNS...NORTHWESTERN
WHITE AND NORTHEASTERN LUMPKIN COUNTIES UNTIL 315 AM EDT...
At 238 AM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from Gumlog to Blairsville to Jones Creek...and moving
southeast at 30 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 these storms include
Hiawassee, Blairsville, Young Harris, Whitley Gap Shelter, Blue
Mountain Shelter, Brasstown Bald, Gumlog, Mountain Scene, Woods Hole
Shelter, Low Gap Shelter, Owltown, Vogel State Park, Track Rock,
Macedonia, Blood Mountain Shelter and Alexanders Mill.
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 3491 8366 3470 8379 3468 8401 3487 8411
3490 8401 3499 8395 3499 8387
TIME...MOT...LOC 0638Z 316DEG 25KT 3497 8391 3487 8397 3486 8409