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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
239 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-061100-
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-
239 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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

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

...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED...
...A FEW STORMS COULD BE STRONG THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR NORTH GEORGIA...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...
THE MAIN HAZARDS TODAY WILL BE STRONG WINDS... FREQUENT LIGHTNING
AND PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LIKELY
CAUSE MINOR FLOODING ALONG AREA STREAMS... CREEKS AND FLOOD PRONE
LOW LYING AREAS.

DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL INTERACT WITH A MOIST AND
UNSTABLE AIR MASS TO PRODUCE SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING... WITH WIND GUSTS TO NEAR 50 MPH POSSIBLE.
TRAINING OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER ALREADY SATURATED
GROUND IS LIKELY AT TIMES AND COULD RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...
THE UPPER LOW DRIFTS EAST BY MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING A SLIGHTLY
LOWER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA
THROUGH THE WORK WEEK AS WEAK HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE DEEP
SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
609 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NORTH GEORGIA
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>048-052>055-057-050615-
/O.CON.KFFC.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-150706T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
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-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY
609 PM EDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* AREAS IN NORTH GEORGIA GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM FRANKLIN TO COVINGTON TO WASHINGTON.

* THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL
  GEORGIA TONIGHT AND INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING WITH
  AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* SATURATED SOILS FROM RAINFALL OVER THE PAST FEW DAYS ALONG
  WITH THE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING
  OF ROADWAYS AND ESPECIALLY AROUND CREEKS...SMALL STREAMS...LOW
  LYING AND URBAN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN!

YOU SHOULD MONITOR FUTURE FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE
ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$




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