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Georgia, Wilkinson

Tornado Watch

Statement as of 8:55 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 10:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017



The National Weather Service has cancelled Tornado Watch 263 for
the following areas

In Georgia this cancels 23 counties

In central Georgia

Baldwin Bleckley crisp
Dodge Dooly Laurens
Montgomery Pulaski Telfair
Twiggs Wheeler Wilcox
Wilkinson

In east central Georgia

Emanuel Glascock Hancock
Jefferson Johnson Taliaferro
Toombs Treutlen Warren
Washington

This includes the cities of Abbeville, Alamo, Cochran, Cordele,
Crawfordville, Dublin, Eastman, Gibson, Hawkinsville,
Jeffersonville, Louisville, McRae, Milledgeville, Mount Vernon,
Sandersville, Soperton, Sparta, Swainsboro, Toomsboro, Vidalia,
Vienna, Warrenton, and Wrightsville.




Special Statement

Statement as of 8:53 PM EDT on May 24, 2017

Expires 9:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Significant weather advisory for Wilkinson... southeastern
Houston... northwestern Laurens... Bleckley... southeastern Twiggs and
northern Pulaski counties until 930 PM EDT...

At 852 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Irwinton to near Magnolia to Klondike... and
moving northeast at 30 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

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

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Cochran, Hawkinsville, Jeffersonville, Irwinton, McIntyre, Dudley,
Toomsboro, Danville, Montrose, Allentown, Browndale, Tarversville,
Mobley Crossing, Nicklesville, Baileys Park, Royal, District Path,
Ocmulgee public fishing area, Paulk and Goldsboro.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat... Lon 3230 8363 3241 8359 3292 8325 3276 8297
      3249 8305 3242 8313 3245 8318 3234 8330
      3232 8329 3226 8336
time... Mot... loc 0052z 230deg 28kt 3277 8319 3246 8345 3236 8356

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 50mph



853 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

... Significant weather advisory for Wilkinson... southeastern
Houston... northwestern Laurens... Bleckley... southeastern Twiggs and
northern Pulaski counties until 930 PM EDT...

At 852 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from near Irwinton to near Magnolia to Klondike... and
moving northeast at 30 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

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

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Cochran, Hawkinsville, Jeffersonville, Irwinton, McIntyre, Dudley,
Toomsboro, Danville, Montrose, Allentown, Browndale, Tarversville,
Mobley Crossing, Nicklesville, Baileys Park, Royal, District Path,
Ocmulgee public fishing area, Paulk and Goldsboro.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Lat... Lon 3230 8363 3241 8359 3292 8325 3276 8297
      3249 8305 3242 8313 3245 8318 3234 8330
      3232 8329 3226 8336
time... Mot... loc 0052z 230deg 28kt 3277 8319 3246 8345 3236 8356

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 50mph


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