Via the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office:
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for North and Central Georgia that calls for the potential of severe weather to develop across the area on Friday.
In advance of an approaching cold front some storms could develop tonight after midnight producing gusty winds.
As the day progresses Friday some of the storms are expected to become severe.
Currently the time frame for storms to move into our county will be around 10AM.
Hazards will include damaging winds, small hail and isolated tornadoes.
The most critical time for potential tornado development will be between 2PM and 8PM.
Storms are expected to weaken and exit the Paulding County area after 8PM.
Persons across North and Central Georgia are urged to monitor this still developing inclement weather situation and remain weather aware throughout the day Friday.