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Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1130 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

GAZ001>007-011>014-019-052300-
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0300Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-CHATTOOGA-
GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...ROME
1130 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST GEORGIA...ROUGHLY ALONG AND
  NORTH OF A LINE FROM ROME TO CALHOUN TO DAWSONVILLE.

* HAZARD TYPES...A MIX OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH OF SLEET. ICING BETWEEN
  ONE AND TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...WHILE
  ONLY A TRACE TO A COUPLE HUNDREDTHS OF ICING IS EXPECTED AT THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...UNTIL 10 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS ON ROADWAYS AND
  ESPECIALLY ELEVATED SURFACES MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE IN TREES MAY CAUSE SOME
  LIMBS TO FALL AND COULD RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...BLACK ICE COULD BE A CONCERN ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES ABOVE FREEZING COULD FALL TO AROUND
  FREEZING ACROSS EXTREME NORTHWEST GEORGIA LATER TODAY...AND
  WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET AND OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

GAZ008-009-015-016-052300-
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150306T0300Z/
UNION-TOWNS-LUMPKIN-WHITE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND
1130 AM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ROUGHLY ALONG AND
  NORTH OF A LINE FROM DAHLONGEGA TO CLEVELAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...A MIX OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN.

* ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH OF SLEET. ICING BETWEEN
  ONE AND TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...WHILE
  ONLY A TRACE TO A COUPLE HUNDREDTHS OF ICING IS EXPECTED AT THE
  LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* TIMING...UNTIL 10 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SLEET AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS ON ROADWAYS AND
  ESPECIALLY ELEVATED SURFACES MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE IN TREES MAY CAUSE SOME
  LIMBS TO FALL AND COULD RESULT IN ISOLATED POWER OUTAGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...BLACK ICE COULD BE A CONCERN ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES WILL APPROACH FREEZING ACROSS
  NORTHEAST GEORGIA LATER TODAY AND CONTINUE TO FALL TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SLEET AND OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



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