Gilmer GA-Fannin GA-
444 PM EDT SUN SEP 9 2018
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN GILMER AND
NORTHWESTERN FANNIN COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM EDT...
At 444 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Mountaintown, or near
Ellijay...moving northeast at 15 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 this storm include
Ellijay, Blue Ridge, East Ellijay, Morganton, Jones Mill, Cherry Log,
Mountaintown, Higdon and Colwell.
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 3467 8443 3474 8459 3492 8455 3490 8423
TIME...MOT...LOC 2044Z 205DEG 11KT 3478 8449