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Special Weather Statement

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
627 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

GAZ030>032-242300-
COBB GA-PAULDING GA-POLK GA-
627 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR COBB...PAULDING AND NORTHEASTERN
POLK COUNTIES UNTIL 700 PM EDT...

AT 626 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER SMYRNA...OR NEAR
MARIETTA...MOVING WEST AT 15 MPH.

  HAZARD...UP TO 40 MPH WIND...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
           AND HEAVY RAIN.

  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.
           MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE
           LOSS OF CONTROL DUE TO HYDROPLANING. ALSO...THE HEAVY
           RAIN MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY STREET FLOODING OR ROAD PONDING
           IN SLOW DRAINAGE AREAS. WHEN WATER COVERS THE
           ROAD...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE
MARIETTA...DALLAS...SMYRNA...KENNESAW...POWDER
SPRINGS...AUSTELL...HIRAM... BRASWELL...TAYLORSVILLE...FAIR
OAKS...LITHIA SPRINGS...YORKVILLE...WHITE WATER PARK...DUE
WEST...VININGS...JIM R MILLER PARK...BROWNSVILLE...NEW HOPE...NEW
GEORGIA AND LOST MOUNTAIN PARK.

LAT...LON 3408 8501 3408 8498 3396 8443 3383 8446
      3379 8452 3379 8461 3380 8462 3381 8472
      3379 8473 3379 8493 3381 8503
TIME...MOT...LOC 2226Z 100DEG 12KT 3389 8454

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