• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ060-061-073-122045- Putnam GA-Baldwin GA-Hancock GA- 409 PM EDT THU JUL 12 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN PUTNAM... NORTHWESTERN BALDWIN AND WESTERN HANCOCK COUNTIES UNTIL 445 PM EDT... At 409 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from near Plant Harlee Branch to near Browns Crossing...and moving southwest at 20 mph. HAZARD...40 to 50 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 Milledgeville, Midway-Hardwick, Meriwether, Allenwood, Plant Harlee Branch and Hardwick. 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 3303 8322 3306 8340 3311 8342 3312 8341 3325 8331 3328 8318 TIME...MOT...LOC 2009Z 028DEG 18KT 3323 8324 3310 8340 WIND...50MPH $$

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