(UPDATE) Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Haralson/Carroll Counties

Possible Tornado with Severe Thunderstorm approaching Haralson and Carroll Counties. Confirmed 3inch hail with this storm, 400 lightning strikes per minute.

Possible Tornado with Severe Thunderstorm approaching Haralson and Carroll Counties

 Severe Thunderstorm Warning
 National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
 538 PM EDT WED APR 5 2017

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...

Carroll County in northwestern Georgia...
 Southern Haralson County in northwestern Georgia...

* Until 615 PM EDT

* At 537 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Trickem, or
 11 miles southeast of Heflin, moving east at 45 mph.

HAZARD...Two inch hail and 60 mph wind gusts.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail
 damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect
 wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include...

Carrollton, Buchanan, Villa Rica, Bremen, Temple, Tallapoosa,
 Bowdon, Mount Zion, Whitesburg, Waco, Bowdon Junction, Seaton Lake,
 Clem, Abilene, John Tanner State Park and Treasure Lake.


For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a

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.


A tornado watch remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT for north
 central, northwestern and west central Georgia.

LAT...LON 3383 8523 3382 8504 3381 8503 3378 8491
 3358 8491 3357 8487 3349 8486 3347 8522
 3348 8530 3378 8536
 TIME...MOT...LOC 2137Z 273DEG 42KT 3358 8540


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