Severe Thunderstorm Warning

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… extreme north central Carroll County in northwest Georgia east central Haralson County in northwest Georgia southwestern Paulding County in northwest Georgia

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 334 PM EDT…National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter sized hail…and damaging winds up to 60 mph. This storm was located near Draketown…moving northeast at 15 mph.

* Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to Union.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

In addition to large hail and damaging winds…continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately! 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. You can also tweet your report using hashtag gawx.

Lat…Lon 3393 8498 3392 8486 3384 8484 3379 8497 3377 8509 3382 8510 time…Mot…loc 1936z 227deg 12kt 3383 8502


…Significant weather advisory for dime sized hail and 40 mph winds in Paulding…Carroll and Haralson counties until 400 PM EDT…

At 325 PM EDT…National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm over Temple…moving east at 15 mph.

This storm has the potential to produce dime sized hail…frequent cloud to ground lightning and wind gusts to 40 mph as it moves across Paulding…Carroll and Haralson counties through 400 PM EDT. Some locations in the path of this storm include Bremen…Temple… Draketown…Union and Villa Rica. Heavy downpours will cause ponding of water on roadways.

Lat…Lon 3392 8492 3377 8489 3378 8490 3373 8490 3372 8491 3369 8514 3380 8515 time…Mot…loc 1927z 253deg 14kt 3376 8506

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