• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ001-002-011-019-131915- Chattooga GA-Walker GA-Dade GA-Floyd GA- 233 PM EDT WED JUN 13 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN CHATTOOGA...SOUTHWESTERN WALKER...SOUTHWESTERN DADE AND WESTERN FLOYD COUNTIES UNTIL 315 PM EDT... At 233 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from Sulpher Springs to Chesterfield to Western Weiss Lake...and moving east 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 these storms include Summerville, Trion, Lyerly, Menlo, Center Post, Cloudland, Berryton, Chattoogaville, James H. Floyd State Park and Holland. 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 3480 8532 3447 8532 3418 8544 3474 8556 TIME...MOT...LOC 1833Z 266DEG 14KT 3469 8555 3446 8555 3421 8566 WIND...40MPH $$

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