• Special Weather Statement

    Updated:
    GAZ049-050-059-060-180215- Morgan GA-Putnam GA-Jasper GA-Greene GA- 926 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MORGAN...PUTNAM...JASPER AND SOUTHWESTERN GREENE COUNTIES UNTIL 1015 PM EDT... At 926 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Monticello...moving northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD...Up to 40 mph wind...frequent cloud to ground lightning and heavy rain. IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of light...unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary street flooding especially in poor drainage areas. Some locations in the path of this storm include Eatonton, Madison, Greensboro, Monticello, Newborn, Shady Dale, Buckhead, Phoenix, Reynolds Plantation, Greshamville, Central Georgia Experiment Stn, Eudora, Parks Mill, Swords, McElheneys Crossroads, Apalachee, Harmony, Godfrey, Warfield and Willard. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to hydroplaning. LAT...LON 3335 8316 3316 8360 3315 8370 3325 8377 3340 8383 3350 8370 3348 8368 3351 8369 3371 8342 3370 8340 3371 8338 3357 8315 TIME...MOT...LOC 0126Z 238DEG 46KT 3330 8367 WIND...40MPH $$

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