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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
842 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GAZ033-034-042>045-055-050115-
DEKALB GA-NORTH FULTON GA-SOUTH FULTON GA-CLAYTON GA-GWINNETT GA-
CARROLL GA-DOUGLAS GA-
842 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR DEKALB...NORTH FULTON...SOUTH
FULTON...NORTHERN CLAYTON...GWINNETT...SOUTHEASTERN CARROLL AND
DOUGLAS COUNTIES UNTIL 915 PM EDT...

AT 841 PM EDT...STRONG WINDS ON THE LEADING EDGE OF A LINE OF
SHOWERS WAS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CUMMING TO NEAR AUSTELL
TO 6 MILES SOUTHEAST OF TEMPLE...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

  HAZARD...WINDS UP TO 35 MPH.

  IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER. EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE
           TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF LIGHT...UNSECURED
           OBJECTS.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE
ATLANTA...DOUGLASVILLE...LAWRENCEVILLE...CARROLLTON...DECATUR...SANDY
SPRINGS...ROSWELL...JOHNS CREEK...ALPHARETTA...DUNWOODY...EAST POINT...
DULUTH...UNION CITY...SUGAR HILL...FOREST PARK...SNELLVILLE...SUWANEE...
RIVERDALE...VILLA RICA AND COLLEGE PARK.

LAT...LON 3366 8512 3381 8464 3374 8458 3383 8446
      3400 8439 3411 8425 3405 8410 3409 8411
      3417 8406 3410 8387 3411 8383 3400 8387
      3396 8382 3364 8424 3365 8428 3363 8426
      3358 8432 3350 8461 3351 8485 3348 8489
TIME...MOT...LOC 0041Z 308DEG 35KT 3417 8407 3376 8460 3365 8498

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
640 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051845-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
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-
WILKINSON-
640 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER NORTH GEORGIA THIS
EVENING.

A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE SOUTH INTO NORTH GEORGIA THIS EVENING. WIND GUSTS
TO 50 MPH AND SMALL HAIL MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.
THE STORMS SHOULD AFFECT AREAS NORTH OF A CARROLLTON TO ATLANTA
TO GAINESVILLE LINE AND ARE EXPECTED TO WEAKEN AFTER 9 PM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

WINDS SHOULD INCREASE TO SUSTAINED 20 TO 25 MPH GUSTING UP TO 35
MPH FROM THE NORTHWEST THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EVENING AND
POSSIBLY LINGER INTO OVERNIGHT FOR THE HIGHER NORTHEAST
ELEVATIONS. A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR 8 AM TO 11 PM
THURSDAY ACROSS ALL OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

WHILE A FEW SHOWERS COULD LINGER ACROSS THE FAR NORTHEAST
MOUNTAINS THURSDAY...EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH THE PERIOD
UNTIL NEXT TUESDAY AS A LOW END CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS
PRIMARILY TO NORTH GEORGIA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
226 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-051000-
/O.NEW.KFFC.WI.Y.0010.160505T1200Z-160506T0300Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-TROUP-
MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-LAMAR-MONROE-JONES-BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-
GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-HARRIS-TALBOT-TAYLOR-CRAWFORD-BIBB-TWIGGS-
WILKINSON-JOHNSON-EMANUEL-MUSCOGEE-CHATTAHOOCHEE-MARION-SCHLEY-
MACON-PEACH-HOUSTON-BLECKLEY-LAURENS-TREUTLEN-STEWART-WEBSTER-
SUMTER-DOOLY-CRISP-PULASKI-WILCOX-DODGE-TELFAIR-WHEELER-
MONTGOMERY-TOOMBS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY...
GRIFFIN...MILLEDGEVILLE...MACON...SWAINSBORO...COLUMBUS...
WARNER ROBINS...DUBLIN...LUMPKIN...AMERICUS...CORDELE...VIDALIA
226 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM EDT THURSDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 35 MPH.

* TIMING...8 AM TO 11 PM THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...GUSTY WINDS MAY DOWN TREE BRANCHES AND A FEW TREES.
  MOTORISTS IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD USE CAUTION WHEN
  TRAVELING. UNSECURED OUTDOOR OBJECTS MAY BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. PLEASE SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR
OBJECTS.

&&

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