The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…
southwestern Cherokee County in north central Georgia
Cobb County in north central Georgia
eastern Paulding County in northwest Georgia
* until 830 am EST
* at 740 am EST… National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing quarter sized
hail… and damaging winds up to 60 mph. These storms were located
along a line extending from Acworth to Dallas to 9 miles southwest
of Dallas… moving east at 60 mph.
* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to
Hiram… Kennesaw… Woodstock… Powder Springs… Marietta and
Doppler radar has indicated rotation within this storm. Although
current data does not indicate the existence of a tornado… a tornado
may still develop. If a tornado is spotted… act quickly and move to
a place of safety inside a sturdy structure… such as a basement or
small interior room.
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. You can also tweet your report using hashtag gawx.