Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... 
  Douglas County in north central Georgia... 
  southeastern Paulding County in northwestern Georgia... 
  southwestern Fulton County in north central Georgia... 
  southwestern Cobb County in north central Georgia... 

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 312 PM EDT... severe thunderstorms were located extending from
  near Lithia Springs to near Douglasville to near Villa Rica... 
  moving southeast at 25 mph.

  Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. 

  Source... radar indicated. 

  Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees. 

* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to
  Atlanta... Douglasville... Smyrna... East Point... Union City... Villa
  Rica... College Park... Powder Springs... Fairburn... Austell...  
  Palmetto... Hiram... Chattahoochee hills... Lithia Springs...  
  Sweetwater Creek State Park... Turner Field... New Georgia...  
  Campbellton... Lake Val-Do-Mar and Hannah.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... 

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of natures leading killers. Remember... if you can
hear thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

If you see wind damage... hail or flooding... wait until the storm has
passed... and then call the National Weather Service toll free at 1 8
6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet US your report at nwsatlanta.


Lat... Lon 3393 8469 3374 8438 3365 8446 3353 8454
      3351 8460 3351 8484 3352 8483 3352 8482
      3355 8483 3357 8481 3358 8491 3372 8490
      3373 8491 3373 8490 3378 8490 3379 8493
time... Mot... loc 1912z 315deg 22kt 3382 8470 3372 8478 3367 8492 

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 60mph

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... 
  southeastern Bartow County in northwestern Georgia... 
  northeastern Paulding County in northwestern Georgia... 
  southwestern Cherokee County in north central Georgia... 
  northwestern Cobb County in north central Georgia... 

* until 815 PM EDT

* at 745 PM EDT... a severe thunderstorm was located over Emerson... or
  over Cartersville... moving south at 15 mph.

  Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts. 

  Source... radar indicated. 

  Impact... expect damage to roofs... siding and trees. 

* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to
  Cartersville... Kennesaw... Acworth... Emerson... Kellogg Creek... Red
  Top Mountain State Park... George Washington Carver St pk... Oak
  Grove and Sutallee.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... 

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.

If you see wind damage... hail or flooding... wait until the storm has
passed... and then call the National Weather Service toll free at 1 8
6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet US your report at nwsatlanta.


Lat... Lon 3420 8488 3422 8460 3402 8459 3405 8485
time... Mot... loc 2345z 337deg 13kt 3415 8476 

Hail... <.75in
wind... 60mph

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... 
  Douglas County in north central Georgia... 
  western Gwinnett County in north central Georgia... 
  northeastern Haralson County in northwestern Georgia... 
  Bartow County in northwestern Georgia... 
  northeastern Carroll County in northwestern Georgia... 
  Paulding County in northwestern Georgia... 
  DeKalb County in north central Georgia... 
  southwestern Forsyth County in north central Georgia... 
  Cherokee County in north central Georgia... 
  eastern Polk County in northwestern Georgia... 
  Fulton County in north central Georgia... 
  Cobb County in north central Georgia... 

* until 930 PM EDT

* at 843 PM EDT... severe thunderstorms were located extending from 
  near Waleska to Woodstock to southwest of Kennesaw to near Dallas 
  to Aragon... moving southeast at 55 mph.

  Hazard... 70 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. 

  Source... radar indicated. 

  Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect considerable 
           tree damage. Wind damage is also likely to Mobile 
           homes... roofs and outbuildings. 

* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to
  Atlanta... Marietta... Douglasville... Lawrenceville... Canton... 
  Cartersville... Decatur... Dallas... Buchanan... Sandy Springs... 
  Roswell... Johns Creek... Alpharetta... Smyrna... Dunwoody... East
  Point... Milton... Kennesaw... Duluth and Woodstock.

Precautionary/preparedness actions... 

Prepare immediately for large hail and damaging winds. People outside
should move to a shelter... inside a strong building and away from
windows.

Large hail and damaging winds and continuous cloud to ground
lightning is occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately.
Lightning is one of natures leading killers. Remember... if you can
hear thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

If you see wind damage... hail or flooding... wait until the storm has
passed... and then call the National Weather Service toll free at 1 8
6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet US your report at nwsatlanta.


Lat... Lon 3408 8515 3410 8505 3421 8505 3421 8502
      3426 8501 3441 8463 3402 8400 3377 8400
      3372 8406 3362 8411 3364 8416 3365 8446
      3356 8446 3372 8508 3380 8517 3410 8518
time... Mot... loc 0043z 311deg 47kt 3430 8449 3411 8450 3396 8470 3392
8489 3405 8503

Hail... 1.00in
wind... 70mph

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

the NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of
northern Alabama
northern Georgia
northern Mississippi
southwest North Carolina
western South Carolina

* effective this Tuesday afternoon and evening from 500 PM until
1100 PM EDT.

* Primary threats include…
Scattered large hail and isolated very large hail events to 2
inches in diameter possible
Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible

Summary…line of thunderstorms over TN and eastern AR will sag
southward across the watch area…posing a threat of damaging winds
and hail through the late afternoon and early evening.

The Severe Thunderstorm Watch area is approximately along and 40
statute miles north and south of a line from 40 miles west of
Oxford Mississippi to 5 miles southeast of Anderson South
Carolina.  For a complete depiction of the watch see the
associated watch outline update (WOUS64 KWNS WOU4).

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

Remember…a severe thunderstorm watch means conditions are
favorable for severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch
area. Persons in these areas should be on the lookout for
threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements
and possible warnings. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally
do produce tornadoes.

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Flash Flood Watch

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Sunday morning... 

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for north and portions of central Georgia.

* Through Sunday morning

* periods of heavy rain will move across north and central Georgia
  through Sunday morning with an additional 2 to 4 inches of
  rainfall. Isolated 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.