Severe Thunderstorm Warning

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

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BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA

1125 AM EDT SUN MAY 19 2013

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A

 

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR…

WESTERN COBB COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL GEORGIA

DOUGLAS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL GEORGIA

NORTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTHWEST GEORGIA

PAULDING COUNTY IN NORTHWEST GEORGIA

 

* UNTIL 1215 PM EDT

 

* AT 1122 AM EDT…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 HIRAM TO 10 MILES WEST OF DALLAS…

MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

 

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO

POWDER SPRINGS…AUSTELL…LITHIA SPRINGS…VILLA RICA AND

DOUGLASVILLE.

 

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.

 

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