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Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1046 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY EXTENDED TO 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON DUE
TO PREVAILING HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS...

GAZ004>009-012>016-250000-
/O.CON.KFFC.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150224T2000Z/
/O.CON.KFFC.WS.A.0003.150225T1500Z-150226T1200Z/
WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-
LUMPKIN-WHITE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND
1046 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...FOR THE WARNING TODAY...EAST AND NORTH OF A LINE
  FROM DALTON TO CALHOUN TO CLEVELAND. FOR THE WATCH WEDNESDAY
  INTO THURSDAY...ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM NEWNAN TO
  COVINGTON TO ATHENS.

* HAZARD TYPES...FOR THE WARNING TODAY...SNOW AND SLEET HAS
  OCCURRED WITH PREVAILING HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS
  AFTERNOON. FOR THE WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY... RAIN
  CHANGING TO SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE WARNING TODAY...SNOW AND SLEET
  ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. FOR THE WATCH
  WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...2 TO 4 INCHES WITH UP TO 6 INCHES IN
  THE MOUNTAINS. LOWER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE
  ATLANTA METRO AREA.

* TIMING...FOR THE WARNING TODAY...TEMPERATURES WILL BE SLOW TO
  RISE SO THE WARNING WILL CONTINUE THROUGH 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON.
  FOR THE WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...10 AM WEDNESDAY THROUGH
  7 AM THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND SLEET ALONG WITH FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN SLICK ROADWAYS AND MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR THIS WINTER STORM. BE SURE TO BUY
NON-PERISHABLE FOODS. MAKE CONTINGENCY PLANS IF YOU PLAN ON
TRAVELING DURING THIS PERIOD. IF YOU CAN CHANGE YOUR TRAVEL
PLANS...DO SO BEFORE THE EVENT STARTS. NOW IS THE TIME TO PLAN.
DO NOT WAIT FOR THE WARNING!

&&

$$

GAZ001>003-011-019>025-027-030>038-041>045-047-250000-
/O.EXT.KFFC.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150224T1800Z/
/O.CON.KFFC.WS.A.0003.150225T1500Z-150226T1200Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-CHATTOOGA-FLOYD-BARTOW-CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-
BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-
BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-
SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-WALTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...
MARIETTA...ATLANTA...LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...
DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...DECATUR
1046 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...FOR THE ADVISORY TODAY...ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
  FROM CARROLLTON TO ATLANTA TO ATHENS TO LEXINGTON. FOR THE
  WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM
  NEWNAN TO COVINGTON TO ATHENS.

* HAZARD TYPES...FOR THE ADVISORY TODAY...THE WINTRY PRECIPITATION
  HAS BEEN ENDING THIS MORNING...BUT HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS
  WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THE AIR TEMPERATURE RISES ABOVE FREEZING.
  FOR THE WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...FOR THE ADVISORY TODAY...SNOW AND SLEET
  ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 1 INCH HAVE OCCURRED. FOR THE WATCH
  WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...2 TO 4 INCHES WITH UP TO 6 INCHES IN
  THE MOUNTAINS. LOWER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE
  ATLANTA METRO AREA.

* TIMING...FOR THE ADVISORY...THROUGH 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON. FOR
  THE WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...10 AM WEDNESDAY THROUGH 7 AM
  THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...FOR THE ADVISORY TODAY...LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW
  MAY RESULT IN SLICK ROADWAYS AND TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. FOR THE
  WATCH WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ALONG
  WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN SLICK ROADWAYS AND
  MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR THIS WINTER STORM. BE SURE TO BUY
NON-PERISHABLE FOODS. MAKE CONTINGENCY PLANS IF YOU PLAN ON
TRAVELING DURING THIS PERIOD. IF YOU CAN CHANGE YOUR TRAVEL
PLANS...DO SO BEFORE THE EVENT STARTS. NOW IS THE TIME TO PLAN.
DO NOT WAIT FOR THE WARNING!

&&

$$

GAZ046-048-049-052>055-057-250000-
/O.CON.KFFC.WS.A.0003.150225T1500Z-150226T1200Z/
ROCKDALE-NEWTON-MORGAN-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...
PEACHTREE CITY
1046 AM EST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE FROM NEWNAN TO COVINGTON
  TO ATHENS.

* HAZARD TYPES...RAIN CHANGING TO SNOW.

* ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES WITH UP TO 6 INCHES IN THE
  MOUNTAINS. LOWER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE
  ATLANTA METRO AREA.

* TIMING...10 AM WEDNESDAY THROUGH 7 AM THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ALONG WITH FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN SLICK ROADWAYS AND MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREPARE FOR THIS WINTER STORM. BE SURE TO BUY
NON-PERISHABLE FOODS. MAKE CONTINGENCY PLANS IF YOU PLAN ON
TRAVELING DURING THIS PERIOD. IF YOU CAN CHANGE YOUR TRAVEL
PLANS...DO SO BEFORE THE EVENT STARTS. NOW IS THE TIME TO PLAN.
DO NOT WAIT FOR THE WARNING!

&&

$$

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