Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
445 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

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CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
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445 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF
NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
FREQUENT LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN ARE
POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORM. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

DISCUSSION...
A SERIES OF UPPER DISTURBANCES WILL SPREAD SHOWERS WITH A FEW
EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA TODAY... WITH MAINLY
SHOWERS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM 1/4 TO 1
INCH... WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS... CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
TONIGHT. ANY TRAINING OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE SAME
AREAS WILL RESULT IN BRIEF PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS AND PUSH
SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS TO BANKFULL LEVELS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING... THEN THUNDERSTORM CHANCES INCREASE ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY
AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. AT THIS TIME... IT APPEARS A FEW STORMS COULD
BECOME STRONG SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND AGAIN ON MONDAY. PERIODS OF
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL ARE ALSO POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. ALTHOUGH WIDESPREAD FLOODING IS NOT
EXPECTED... RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BE MONITORED CLOSELY AS MOIST SOIL
CONDITIONS WILL ALLOW RAPID RUN OFF INTO ALREADY SWOLLEN STREAMS AND
RIVERS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT... BUT
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF STORMS AND HEAVY
RAIN THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

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