• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ053-054-056-057-066>068-122315- Fayette GA-Coweta GA-Troup GA-Spalding GA-Meriwether GA-Pike GA- Henry GA- 642 PM EDT THU JUL 12 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN FAYETTE...SOUTHERN COWETA...NORTHEASTERN TROUP...SPALDING...NORTHERN MERIWETHER... NORTHWESTERN PIKE AND SOUTHWESTERN HENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM EDT... At 642 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from near Highland Mills to near Rocky Mount to near Corinth...and moving southeast at 10 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 Griffin, Hampton, Senoia, Hogansville, Grantville, Luthersville, Brooks, Williamson, Haralson, Sunny Side, Lone Oak, Gay, East Griffin, Walker Mill, Hollonville, Rover, Highland Mills, Rocky Mount, Towalaga and Experiment. 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 3330 8494 3325 8470 3339 8423 3323 8413 3307 8468 3318 8493 TIME...MOT...LOC 2242Z 334DEG 8KT 3331 8428 3316 8472 3326 8493 WIND...40MPH $$

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