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Tornado Watch

Statement as of 1:03 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


Tornado Watch 21 remains in effect until 800 PM EST for the
following locations

GA
. Georgia counties included are

Appling Atkinson Bacon
Baker Baldwin Ben Hill
Berrien Bibb Bleckley
Brantley Brooks Butts
Calhoun Camden Carroll
Charlton Chattahoochee Clay
Clayton Clinch Cobb
Coffee Colquitt Cook
Coweta Crawford crisp
Decatur DeKalb Dodge
Dooly Dougherty Douglas
early Echols Emanuel
Fayette Fulton Glascock
Glynn Grady Greene
Gwinnett Hancock Harris
heard Henry Houston
Irwin Jasper Jeff Davis
Jefferson Johnson Jones
Lamar Lanier Laurens
Lee Lowndes Macon
Marion Meriwether Miller
Mitchell Monroe Montgomery
Morgan Muscogee Newton
Paulding Peach Pierce
Pike Pulaski Putnam
Quitman Randolph Rockdale
Schley Seminole Spalding
Stewart Sumter Talbot
Taliaferro Taylor Telfair
Terrell Thomas Tift
Toombs Treutlen Troup
Turner Twiggs Upson
Walton Ware Warren
Washington Wayne Webster
Wheeler Wilcox Wilkinson
Worth




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:36 AM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 PM EST this evening...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of northern Florida and
southeast Georgia... including the following areas... in
northern Florida... Hamilton. In southeast Georgia... Appling...
Atkinson... Bacon... Brantley... Charlton... Clinch... Coffee...
Echols... inland Camden... inland Glynn... Jeff Davis... Pierce...
Ware and Wayne.

* Until 7 PM EST this evening

* training lines of severe storms will continue across the area
through the afternoon hours. Rainfall will be heavy at times
and may move repeatedly across the same areas. Overnight
rainfall totals were 2 to 6 inches... and additional rainfall
amounts of 2 to 5 inches are likely.

* 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.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:08 AM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from noon today to 6 PM EST this
evening.

* Winds... southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

* Impacts... minor damage to trees, power lines, and property are
possible with wind of this magnitude.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds greater than
25 mph are expected for at least an hour, with gusts of 35 to
57 mph at any time.

Persons in the advisory area should keep abreast of the latest
weather.





Marine Warning, Small Craft Advisory

Statement as of 12:41 PM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 4:00 AM EST on January 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a

* special marine warning for...
coastal waters from Altamaha Sound to Fernandina Beach FL out 20
nm...
coastal waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL out 20
nm...
waters from Altamaha Sound GA to Fernandina Beach FL from 20 to 60
nm...
waters from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine FL from 20 to 60
nm...

* until 245 PM EST

* at 1240 PM EST... severe thunderstorms capable of producing
waterspouts were located along a line extending from near a l T
buoy to near Jacksonville Beach... moving east at 35 knots.

Hazard... waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... waterspouts can quickly form and capsize boats... damage
           vessels and oil rigs... and create suddenly higher waves.
           Make sure all on board are in a secure location and
           wearing life jackets. Expect wind gusts in excess of 34
           knots... suddenly higher waves... frequent lightning... and
           heavy downpours.

* Locations impacted include...
Talbot Island... Jacksonville Beach... Cumberland Island... Atlantic
Beach... Saint Marys Entrance buoy 16... Casablanca reef... Saint
Andrews sound... Amelia City... High Point... whittakers snapper hole
reef... Anna reef... tournament reef... buoy cdh... Navy Drydock... St
Simons sound buoy 9... Nassau Sound approach buoy 6a... St Simons
Island Village... buoy f... Saint Johns lighted buoy and Palm Valley.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe Harbor
immediately.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 100 PM EST for northeastern
Florida... and southeastern Georgia.

Lat... Lon 3130 8142 3128 8138 3130 8137 3130 8131
      3123 8085 3111 8028 3064 8043 3008 8029
      3017 8145 3034 8148 3038 8151 3051 8150
      3055 8156 3066 8153 3072 8169
time... Mot... loc 1740z 281deg 34kt 3124 8121 3025 8145

Waterspout... possible
hail... 0.00in
wind... >34kts


Enyedi



840 am EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EST
Tuesday...

* winds... south southwest winds increasing to 20 to 25 knots...
shifting to the west tonight. Occasional gusts to gale force.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots...
and/or seas 7 feet or higher... are expected to produce
hazardous conditions for small craft. Inexperienced boaters...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:04 AM EST on January 22, 2017

Expires 11:15 PM EST on January 22, 2017


... High risk of long lived and destructive tornadoes today...

North Florida and southeast Georgia residents,

The severe weather event we are about to go through has the potential
to be one of the most severe weather outbreaks since the 1993
super storm and possibly like the big tornado outbreak near the
University of Alabama a few years ago. A Tornado Watch called a
particularly dangerous situation (pds) is likely to be issued for
our area later today. Unfortunately reports are that 11 people
have already died in southern Georgia overnight. You need to take
this situation extremely seriously, like you would a potential
hurricane. Some things you need to know

1. Have a means to be alerted to severe weather, multiple means are
better. Most major phone carriers carry the wireless emergency
alert (wea) and it automatically GOES to your phone, but if you
have turned it off please turn it back on today. The fema app will
also alert you and it is free. The Red Cross also has a tornado
app with a great deal of useful information.
2. Keep your phones charged at all times today.
3. If you have a NOAA Weather Radio make sure it has fresh
batteries and if it is stored this is the time to break it out.
4. Monitor the broadcast media and the NWS Jacksonville webpage,
facebook and twitter.
5. When a warning is issued, many people want to confirm the
information. Unfortunately today the storms will be moving so fast
that before you have the time to confirm the threat the tornado
could be on you. Please if a warning is issued resist the urge to
confirm the information and take shelter immediately, it could
save your or a family members life!
6. Have something to cover your head, motorcycle or bike helmet.
7. Find a safe room, preferably an interior room with minimum
glass in the room. Generally bathrooms are safest but avoid rooms
with large mirrors.
8. Please do not try to outrun a tornado in a vehicle, they will
be moving fast and on winding country roads you are likely to lose
The Race. Find a safe shelter in a sturdy building as quickly as
possible.
9. Mobile and prefabricated homes are not safe in severe
weather, especially older ones.

Hopefully, we can escape this situation without anyone being injured
or significant damage, no one would be happier than the employees
of the National Weather Service, but we need to you take
precautions should the worst happen today.


Sandrik


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

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