Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
334 PM EDT Wed May 3 2017

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Dade-Walker-Catoosa-Whitfield-Murray-Fannin-Gilmer-Union-Towns-
Chattooga-Gordon-Pickens-Dawson-Lumpkin-White-Floyd-Bartow-
Cherokee-Forsyth-Hall-Banks-Jackson-Polk-Paulding-Cobb-
North Fulton-Gwinnett-Barrow-Haralson-Carroll-Douglas-
South Fulton-DeKalb-
Including the cities of Calhoun, Dahlonega, Cleveland, Rome,
Cartersville, Gainesville, Marietta, Atlanta, Lawrenceville,
Carrollton, Douglasville, East Point, and Decatur
334 PM EDT Wed May 3 2017

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

* Locations...Portions of north Georgia, general along and north
  of a line from Carrollton to Homer.

* Winds...east to southeast 15 to 25 MPH with gusts of 30 to 40
  MPH...except 40 to 45 MPH in the higher elevations of the
  mountains.

* Timing...From 8 AM until 8 PM EDT Thursday.

* Impacts...Strong winds will bring down large tree limbs and
  some weaker trees, especially with the saturated soils.
  Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around and driving may be
  difficult, especially for high-profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 20 mph or higher
and wind gusts of 35 MPH or greater are expected. Winds this
strong can bring down large limbs and even whole weak or dead
trees as well as make driving difficult, especially for high-
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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