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Special Weather Statement

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

GAZ005-007-012-013-020-021-270300-
GILMER GA-MURRAY GA-GORDON GA-PICKENS GA-BARTOW GA-CHEROKEE GA-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN GILMER...SOUTHERN
MURRAY...EASTERN GORDON...WESTERN PICKENS...NORTHERN BARTOW AND
NORTHWESTERN CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 PM EDT...

AT 1011 PM EDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM TALONA TO NEAR SUTALLEE...AND MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25
MPH.

  HAZARD...UP TO 40 MPH WIND...PEA SIZED HAIL AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
           GROUND LIGHTNING.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT
           MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
           LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S
           LEADING KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU
           ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. ELECTRICAL
           APPLIANCES SHOULD NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE
CARTERSVILLE...CALHOUN...CHATSWORTH...ADAIRSVILLE...ETON...WHITE...
KINGSTON...CASSVILLE...FAIRMOUNT...RANGER...FUNKHOUSER...SALACOA
VALLEY... NORTH GEORGIA
SPEEDWAY...NICKELSVILLE...RAMHURST...HINTON...BLAINE...
FOLSOM...SONORAVILLE AND AUDUBON.

LAT...LON 3467 8453 3417 8461 3421 8497 3487 8482
TIME...MOT...LOC 0211Z 114DEG 21KT 3461 8449 3424 8457

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