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Severe Weather Alerts for Cobb County

last updated: 10:00 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 EST


Wind Advisory

until 7:00 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, 2017

DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-TROUP-
MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-LAMAR-MONROE-JONES-BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-
GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-HARRIS-TALBOT-TAYLOR-CRAWFORD-BIBB-TWIGGS-
WILKINSON-JOHNSON-EMANUEL-MUSCOGEE-CHATTAHOOCHEE-MARION-SCHLEY-
MACON-PEACH-HOUSTON-BLECKLEY-LAURENS-TREUTLEN-STEWART-WEBSTER-
SUMTER-DOOLY-CRISP-PULASKI-WILCOX-DODGE-TELFAIR-WHEELER-
MONTGOMERY-TOOMBS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CALHOUN, DAHLONEGA, CLEVELAND, ROME,
CARTERSVILLE, GAINESVILLE, MARIETTA, ATLANTA, LAWRENCEVILLE,
ATHENS, CARROLLTON, DOUGLASVILLE, EAST POINT, DECATUR, CONYERS,
COVINGTON, NEWNAN, PEACHTREE CITY, GRIFFIN, MILLEDGEVILLE, MACON,
SWAINSBORO, COLUMBUS, WARNER ROBINS, DUBLIN, LUMPKIN, AMERICUS,
CORDELE, AND VIDALIA
956 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM EST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 7 PM EST MONDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA

* WINDS...20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH. WINDS WILL BE
SOUTHWEST MONDAY MORNING...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST BY MONDAY
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BE GUSTY TODAY IN AND NEAR DEVELOPING
STORMS...BUT THE THREAT OF HIGH NON-CONVECTIVE WINDS WILL BEGIN
FOLLOWING THE STORMS. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE BETWEEN 1 AM AND
7PM MONDAY...ALTHOUGH SOME WINDS MAY REMAIN GUSTY INTO MONDAY
NIGHT...PARTICULARLY IN THE NORTH GEORGIA MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS MAY BREAK TREE BRANCHES AND DOWN WEAKER
TREES...PARTICULARLY THOSE IN SATURATED SOILS DUE TO RECENT
HEAVY RAINFALL. UNSECURED OUTDOOR ITEMS MAY BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF AT LEAST 20 MPH OR WIND GUSTS
OF AT LEAST 35 MPH MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE
DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE
EXTRA CAUTION.




Flash Flood Watch

until 7:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017

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DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-HANCOCK-WARREN-TROUP-
MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-LAMAR-MONROE-JONES-BALDWIN-WASHINGTON-
GLASCOCK-JEFFERSON-HARRIS-TALBOT-TAYLOR-CRAWFORD-BIBB-TWIGGS-
WILKINSON-JOHNSON-EMANUEL-MUSCOGEE-CHATTAHOOCHEE-MARION-SCHLEY-
MACON-PEACH-HOUSTON-BLECKLEY-LAURENS-TREUTLEN-STEWART-WEBSTER-
SUMTER-DOOLY-CRISP-PULASKI-WILCOX-DODGE-TELFAIR-WHEELER-
MONTGOMERY-TOOMBS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CALHOUN, DAHLONEGA, CLEVELAND, ROME,
CARTERSVILLE, GAINESVILLE, MARIETTA, ATLANTA, LAWRENCEVILLE,
ATHENS, CARROLLTON, DOUGLASVILLE, EAST POINT, DECATUR, CONYERS,
COVINGTON, NEWNAN, PEACHTREE CITY, GRIFFIN, MILLEDGEVILLE, MACON,
SWAINSBORO, COLUMBUS, WARNER ROBINS, DUBLIN, LUMPKIN, AMERICUS,
CORDELE, AND VIDALIA
1121 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

* UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS 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.

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.




Tornado Watch

until 8:00 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017

175-193-197-199-207-209-211-215-217-223-225-231-235-237-247-249-
255-259-261-263-265-269-271-279-283-285-289-293-297-301-303-307-
309-315-319-230100-
/O.NEW.KFFC.TO.A.0021.170122T1747Z-170123T0100Z/

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 21 IN
EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EST THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 66 COUNTIES

IN CENTRAL GEORGIA

BALDWIN BIBB BLECKLEY
BUTTS CRAWFORD CRISP
DODGE DOOLY HOUSTON
JASPER JONES LAURENS
MONROE MONTGOMERY PEACH
PULASKI PUTNAM TELFAIR
TWIGGS WHEELER WILCOX
WILKINSON

IN EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA

EMANUEL GLASCOCK GREENE
HANCOCK JEFFERSON JOHNSON
TALIAFERRO TOOMBS TREUTLEN
WARREN WASHINGTON

IN NORTH CENTRAL GEORGIA

CLAYTON COBB DEKALB
DOUGLAS FAYETTE FULTON
GWINNETT HENRY MORGAN
NEWTON ROCKDALE WALTON

IN NORTHWEST GEORGIA

CARROLL PAULDING

IN WEST CENTRAL GEORGIA

CHATTAHOOCHEE COWETA HARRIS
HEARD LAMAR MACON
MARION MERIWETHER MUSCOGEE
PIKE SCHLEY SPALDING
STEWART SUMTER TALBOT
TAYLOR TROUP UPSON
WEBSTER

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ABBEVILLE, ALAMO, AMERICUS, ATLANTA,
BARNESVILLE, BUENA VISTA, BUTLER, CARROLLTON, COCHRAN, COLUMBUS,
CONYERS, CORDELE, COVINGTON, CRAWFORDVILLE, DALLAS, DECATUR,
DOUGLASVILLE, DUBLIN, EASTMAN, EATONTON, ELLAVILLE, FORSYTH,
FORT BENNING, FORT VALLEY, FRANKLIN, GIBSON, GRAY, GREENSBORO,
GRIFFIN, HAWKINSVILLE, JACKSON, JEFFERSONVILLE, LAWRENCEVILLE,
LOUISVILLE, MACON, MADISON, MANCHESTER, MARIETTA, MCRAE,
MILLEDGEVILLE, MONROE, MONTEZUMA, MONTICELLO, MOUNT VERNON,
NEWNAN, PEACHTREE CITY, PINE MOUNTAIN, PRESTON, RICHLAND,
RIVERDALE, ROBERTA, SANDERSVILLE, SOPERTON, SPARTA, STOCKBRIDGE,
SWAINSBORO, TALBOTTON, THOMASTON, TOOMSBORO, VIDALIA, VIENNA,
WARNER ROBINS, WARRENTON, WEST POINT, WRIGHTSVILLE, AND ZEBULON.