• Special Weather Statement

    GAZ046-048-057-140115- Rockdale GA-Newton GA-Henry GA- 845 PM EDT WED JUN 13 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN ROCKDALE...WESTERN NEWTON AND HENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EDT... At 845 PM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line extending from Magnet to near Kelleytown...and moving southeast at 5 mph. HAZARD...Frequent lightning and heavy rain. IMPACT...Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Heavy rain may cause temporary street flooding especially in poor drainage areas. Some locations in the path of these storms include McDonough, Kelleytown, Oak Hill and Magnet. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. Electrical appliances should not be used unless in an emergency. Motorists should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to hydroplaning. LAT...LON 3351 8393 3344 8414 3354 8418 3363 8400 TIME...MOT...LOC 0045Z 311DEG 5KT 3356 8400 3351 8413 $$

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