Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
1248 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

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Polk GA-North Fulton GA-Douglas GA-Cobb GA-Haralson GA-DeKalb GA-
Carroll GA-Gwinnett GA-Paulding GA-South Fulton GA-
1248 AM EDT SUN MAY 28 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR POLK...NORTH FULTON...DOUGLAS...
COBB...HARALSON...DEKALB...NORTHERN CARROLL...GWINNETT...PAULDING AND
SOUTH FULTON COUNTIES UNTIL 130 AM EDT...

At 1247 AM EDT...a line of strong thunderstorms extended from Matt
to Woodstock, Burnt Hickory Ridge, Seney and Coosa, moving south at
40 mph.

  HAZARD...40 to 50 mph wind, frequent cloud-to-ground lightning and
           heavy rain.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light, unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Atlanta, Marietta, Douglasville, Lawrenceville, Decatur, Dallas,
Cedartown, Buchanan, Sandy Springs, Roswell, Johns Creek, Alpharetta,
Smyrna, Dunwoody, East Point, Milton, Kennesaw, Duluth, Acworth and
Sugar Hill.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

LAT...LON 3408 8542 3408 8526 3410 8521 3408 8515
      3410 8512 3407 8442 3411 8442 3413 8436
      3418 8435 3419 8429 3411 8426 3405 8410
      3417 8406 3414 8398 3390 8389 3371 8417
      3358 8474 3362 8506 3368 8521 3365 8534
TIME...MOT...LOC 0447Z 352DEG 34KT 3429 8413 3411 8453 3408 8483 3412
8516 3421 8527

WIND...50MPH

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