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Freeze Watch, Wind Advisory

Statement as of 1:37 PM EST on November 18, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on November 19, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST Sunday...
... Freeze watch in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a
freeze watch, which is in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday morning.

* Temperatures... upper 20s to low 30s.

* Locations... much of north Georgia including the Atlanta Metro.

* Winds... southwest winds will increase to 15 to 20 mph with
higher gusts during the late afternoon. This evening, winds
will shift to the northwest behind a cold front with speeds
increasing to 20 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 mph.

* Timing... until 7 am Sunday for Wind Advisory. Freeze watch is
from 10 PM Sunday to 9 am Monday.

* Impacts... strong winds will bring down large tree limbs and some
weaker trees. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown
around. Impacts from freezing temperatures include damage to
sensitive vegetation. Take steps to protect plants from the
cold. Also take steps to protect pets from the cold
temperatures.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

A freeze watch means sub-freezing temperatures are possible.
These conditions could kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.






Special Statement

Statement as of 9:25 PM EST on November 18, 2017

Expires 10:30 PM EST on November 18, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for Dawson... Carroll... Forsyth...
Paulding... Lumpkin... eastern Gilmer... southeastern Polk... north
Fulton... southwestern Union... Douglas... Cobb... Cherokee... Haralson...
southeastern Bartow... Pickens and southeastern Fannin counties until
1030 PM EST...

At 925 PM EST... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from Ramhurst to near Cassville to near mount cheaha... and
moving east at 55 mph.

Hazard... winds up to 40 mph.

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

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Marietta, Douglasville, Carrollton, Canton, Cartersville, Dallas,
Cumming, Dahlonega, Jasper, Dawsonville, Buchanan, Sandy Springs,
Roswell, Alpharetta, Smyrna, Milton, Kennesaw, Woodstock, Acworth and
Villa Rica.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately.

Lat... Lon 3444 8395 3441 8398 3440 8397 3438 8398
      3434 8396 3429 8397 3345 8497 3346 8498
      3344 8499 3343 8502 3343 8529 3379 8536
      3379 8527 3437 8462 3479 8439 3485 8391
time... Mot... loc 0225z 269deg 46kt 3469 8472 3430 8484 3343 8581

Wind... 40mph


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