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Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
300 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING...
...ICY ROAD CONDITIONS EXPECTED...

SNOW SHOWERS WILL DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET THIS EVENING WITH JUST A
FEW SNOW FLURRIES LINGERING IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH GEORGIA.
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN 1 INCH.
DESPITE THE SNOW ENDING...ICY CONDITIONS ON ROADWAYS ARE
ANTICIPATED AS TEMPERATURES FALL QUICKLY BELOW FREEZING. BRIDGES
AND OVERPASSES WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO THE SLICK SPOTS. TRAVEL
IMPACTS WILL SUBSIDE BY LATE MORNING WEDNESDAY.

THE OTHER WEATHER THREAT WILL BE THE VERY COLD CONDITIONS BOTH
TONIGHT AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES IN THE TEENS AND
LOWER 20S WILL COMBINE WITH GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO PRODUCE WIND
CHILL VALUES BETWEEN 5 BELOW ZERO AND 5 ABOVE.

GAZ005>009-013>016-100400-
/O.CON.KFFC.WC.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160211T1500Z/
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160210T1500Z/
MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND
300 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...LINGERING SNOW SHOWERS...AND DANGEROUSLY COLD
  WIND CHILLS.

* ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 1 INCH NEW SNOW WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 2500 FEET.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHEAST GEORGIA...MAINLY EAST AND NORTH OF
  CHATSWORTH TO DAWSONVILLE TO CLEVELAND.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE LATE TONIGHT AND AGAIN
  WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SNOW AND ICE ON ROADS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS DRIVING
  CONDITIONS. EVEN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF NORTH GEORGIA WILL SEE
  THE POTENTIAL FOR SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS DUE TO RE-FREEZING OF
  WATER OR SNOW. FOR WIND CHILLS...RAPID ONSET OF FROST BITE AND
  HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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 WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS CAN RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND COULD LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT
TAKEN.  IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT
AND GLOVES.

&&

$$

GAZ001>004-011-012-019>021-100400-
/O.CON.KFFC.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160210T1500Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-CHATTOOGA-GORDON-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...ROME...CARTERSVILLE
300 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHWEST GEORGIA.

* HAZARD TYPES...SNOW SHOWERS AND BLACK ICE.

* ACCUMULATIONS...DUSTING UP TO 1 INCH OF ADDITIONAL SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ANY NEW SNOWFALL COMBINED WITH TEMPERATURES FALLING
  BELOW FREEZING WILL INCREASE THE THREAT OF ICY ROADS AFTER
  SUNSET THIS EVENING. SECONDARY ROADS ALONG WITH BRIDGES AND
  OVERPASSES WILL BE MOST PRONE TO THE ICY CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

DJN



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