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Georgia, Morgan

Special Weather Statement

Statement as of 12:45 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 1:15 PM EDT on October 23, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Taliaferro... western
Wilkes... Morgan... banks... northwestern Putnam... northeastern
Walton... northeastern Jasper... Madison... Jackson... southeastern
Barrow... Oglethorpe... Clarke... Oconee and Greene counties until 115
PM EDT...

At 1245 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near
Gillsville to near Godfrey... and moving east at 30 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind and enhanced risk of a brief tornado.

Impact... while winds should result in minor damage to tree limbs
           and blowing around of light... unsecured objects... the
           leading edge of this line of storms has also exhibited
           areas of localized rotation. A brief tornado could
           quickly form.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Jefferson, Commerce, Madison, Greensboro, Watkinsville, Homer,
Danielsville, Lexington, Athens, Statham, Maysville, Arcade,
Nicholson, Union Point, Comer, Winterville, Bogart, Alto, Crawford
and Rutledge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately.

Lat... Lon 3446 8340 3432 8339 3427 8334 3424 8334
      3426 8330 3424 8317 3427 8311 3423 8308
      3417 8310 3415 8306 3405 8299 3398 8285
      3397 8278 3399 8265 3388 8261 3345 8312
      3337 8359 3442 8364 3448 8356 3449 8350
time... Mot... loc 1645z 285deg 17kt 3435 8364 3347 8355

Wind... 50mph


1245 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Taliaferro... western
Wilkes... Morgan... banks... northwestern Putnam... northeastern
Walton... northeastern Jasper... Madison... Jackson... southeastern
Barrow... Oglethorpe... Clarke... Oconee and Greene counties until 115
PM EDT...

At 1245 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near
Gillsville to near Godfrey... and moving east at 30 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind and enhanced risk of a brief tornado.

Impact... while winds should result in minor damage to tree limbs
           and blowing around of light... unsecured objects... the
           leading edge of this line of storms has also exhibited
           areas of localized rotation. A brief tornado could
           quickly form.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Jefferson, Commerce, Madison, Greensboro, Watkinsville, Homer,
Danielsville, Lexington, Athens, Statham, Maysville, Arcade,
Nicholson, Union Point, Comer, Winterville, Bogart, Alto, Crawford
and Rutledge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately.

Lat... Lon 3446 8340 3432 8339 3427 8334 3424 8334
      3426 8330 3424 8317 3427 8311 3423 8308
      3417 8310 3415 8306 3405 8299 3398 8285
      3397 8278 3399 8265 3388 8261 3345 8312
      3337 8359 3442 8364 3448 8356 3449 8350
time... Mot... loc 1645z 285deg 17kt 3435 8364 3347 8355

Wind... 50mph



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