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Tornado Warning

Statement as of 2:44 PM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 3:15 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
northern Brantley County in southeastern Georgia...

* until 315 PM EDT

* at 243 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located near Fort Mudge, or 7 miles west of Nahunta, moving
northeast at 35 mph.

Hazard... tornado and quarter size hail.

Source... radar indicated rotation.

Impact... flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
           damage is likely.

* This dangerous storm will be near...
Nahunta around 255 PM EDT.
Raybon around 300 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by this tornadic thunderstorm include
Hortense.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take cover now! Move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a Mobile
home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter and
protect yourself from flying debris.


Lat... Lon 3115 8212 3119 8218 3128 8208 3128 8201
      3129 8200 3131 8199 3132 8201 3133 8202
      3136 8199 3130 8177
time... Mot... loc 1843z 232deg 31kt 3119 8210

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... 1.00in


Nelson


Tornado Watch

Statement as of 2:45 PM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on May 23, 2017



The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 258 in
effect until 11 PM EDT this evening for the following areas

In Georgia this watch includes 9 counties

In southeast Georgia

Appling Bacon Brantley
Camden Charlton Glynn
Pierce Ware Wayne

This includes the cities of Alma, Atkinson, Baxley, Blackshear,
Country Club estate, Dock Junction, Doctortown, Dover Bluff,
Dungeness, Folkston, Gardi, Glynn Haven, Hickox, Hoboken,
Homeland, Hortense, Jekyll Island, Jesup, Kingsland, Nahunta,
Needham, New Lacy, Pine Grove, plant Hatch, Race Pond, Raybon,
Sea Island, St. George, St. Simons, Stephen Foster State Park,
Thalmann, Waycross, Waynesville, and Winokur.



Special Statement

Statement as of 2:17 PM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for southeastern Pierce... central
Brantley and east central Ware counties until 300 PM EDT...

At 217 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Braganza, or 10 miles south of Waycross, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along with possible minor
damage. Doppler radar has indicated weak rotation within this storm.
Tornadoes may develop with little or no advanced warning.

Locations impacted include...
Nahunta, Hickox, Braganza, Raybon and Fort Mudge.

Lat... Lon 3134 8203 3119 8188 3101 8234 3101 8241
      3098 8241 3097 8245 3102 8250
time... Mot... loc 1817z 233deg 34kt 3107 8233


Nelson

217 PM EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Significant weather advisory for southeastern Pierce... central
Brantley and east central Ware counties until 300 PM EDT...

At 217 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Braganza, or 10 miles south of Waycross, moving northeast at 40 mph.

Wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph can be expected along with possible minor
damage. Doppler radar has indicated weak rotation within this storm.
Tornadoes may develop with little or no advanced warning.

Locations impacted include...
Nahunta, Hickox, Braganza, Raybon and Fort Mudge.

Lat... Lon 3134 8203 3119 8188 3101 8234 3101 8241
      3098 8241 3097 8245 3102 8250
time... Mot... loc 1817z 233deg 34kt 3107 8233


Nelson


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