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

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