Via the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office:
The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch that now includes the Metro Atlanta areas. All of North and Central Georgia are included in the watch.
This watch remains in effect until 1am EST.
A watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms with a moderate risk of isolated tornadoes.
Persons in this area should be prepared for rapidly changing weather conditions and stay alert to local media and/or NOAA weather radio.