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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 11:43 PM CST on January 21, 2017

Expires 4:00 AM EST on January 22, 2017


Tornado Watch 17 remains in effect until 300 am CST for the
following locations

GA
. Georgia counties included are

Baker Ben Hill Calhoun
Clay Colquitt Decatur
Dougherty early Grady
Irwin Lee Miller
Mitchell Quitman Randolph
Seminole Terrell Thomas
Tift Turner Worth




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:47 PM EST on January 21, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for north and central Georgia.

* Through Sunday evening

* a strong upper level disturbance and abundant Gulf moisture will
combine to create widespread showers and thunderstorms overnight
and well into Sunday. Rainfall will be heavy at times and may
move repeatedly across the same areas. Two to four inches of
rain has already fallen today. Additional rainfall amounts of one
to three inches will be likely... with locally higher amounts
possible.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will be likely. In
addition... creeks... streams and rivers may overflow their banks.

* Overnight flooding is very dangerous. Do not drive onto water
covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Special Statement

Statement as of 12:43 AM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 1:30 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for crisp... Wilcox... southwestern
Dodge and southeastern Pulaski counties until 130 am EST...

At 1243 am EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Wenona, or 7 miles
southeast of Cordele... moving northeast at 55 mph.

Hazard... up to 40 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Abbeville, Rochelle, Arabi, Pineview, Pitts, East Crisp,
Cedar Creek, Antioch church, Pope City, Seville, Ocmulgee banks,
Finleyson, Hatley, Browning, Pleasant View, Raines, Double Run,
Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat... Lon 3183 8384 3182 8385 3184 8386 3186 8393
      3203 8367 3203 8361 3207 8361 3225 8331
      3185 8319 3185 8361 3180 8361 3180 8380
time... Mot... loc 0543z 239deg 49kt 3188 8371

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 40mph


1243 am EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for crisp... Wilcox... southwestern
Dodge and southeastern Pulaski counties until 130 am EST...

At 1243 am EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Wenona, or 7 miles
southeast of Cordele... moving northeast at 55 mph.

Hazard... up to 40 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Abbeville, Rochelle, Arabi, Pineview, Pitts, East Crisp,
Cedar Creek, Antioch church, Pope City, Seville, Ocmulgee banks,
Finleyson, Hatley, Browning, Pleasant View, Raines, Double Run,
Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat... Lon 3183 8384 3182 8385 3184 8386 3186 8393
      3203 8367 3203 8361 3207 8361 3225 8331
      3185 8319 3185 8361 3180 8361 3180 8380
time... Mot... loc 0543z 239deg 49kt 3188 8371

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 40mph



1243 am EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for crisp... Wilcox... southwestern
Dodge and southeastern Pulaski counties until 130 am EST...

At 1243 am EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Wenona, or 7 miles
southeast of Cordele... moving northeast at 55 mph.

Hazard... up to 40 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Abbeville, Rochelle, Arabi, Pineview, Pitts, East Crisp,
Cedar Creek, Antioch church, Pope City, Seville, Ocmulgee banks,
Finleyson, Hatley, Browning, Pleasant View, Raines, Double Run,
Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat... Lon 3183 8384 3182 8385 3184 8386 3186 8393
      3203 8367 3203 8361 3207 8361 3225 8331
      3185 8319 3185 8361 3180 8361 3180 8380
time... Mot... loc 0543z 239deg 49kt 3188 8371

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 40mph



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:05 PM EST on January 21, 2017

Expires 3:15 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.


305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Warning , High Surf Warning, Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch , Special Statement
Delaware - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Tornado Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Dense Fog Advisory
Massachusetts - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch , Special Statement
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Oklahoma - Lake Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Warning , High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Pennsylvania - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Rhode Island - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , High Wind Warning, Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Tennessee - Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement
Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch
- Marine Fog Advisory

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