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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Dawson County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued March 04 at 2:24PM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:24 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 2:30 a.m.
  • ...RAIN MIXED WITH SLEET THURSDAY AFTERNOON WITH PATCHES OF BLACK
    ICE DEVELOPING THURSDAY NIGHT...
    RAIN WILL SPREAD ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH GEORGIA THURSDAY. AS COLDER
    AIR SPREADS INTO THE STATE DURING THE AFTERNOON...SOME OF THE RAIN
    COULD BE MIXED WITH SLEET...ESPECIALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM
    CARROLLTON...TO MARIETTA...TO CLEVELAND. NO ACCUMULATION OF SLEET
    IS EXPECTED. THE RAIN AND SLEET MIX WILL DIMINISH FROM THE WEST THURSDAY
    EVENING.
    HOWEVER AS TEMPERATURES DROP BELOW FREEZING THURSDAY
    NIGHT...PATCHES OF BLACK ICE COULD FORM CREATING SLICK SPOTS ON
    ROADS. PATCHY BLACK ICE WILL BE POSSIBLE NORTH OF A LINE FROM
    FRANKLIN...TO PEACHTREE CITY...TO ATHENS.
    PEOPLE TRAVELING ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
    THURSDAY NIGHT SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SLICK SPOTS ON
    ROADS...MAINLY AFTER SUNSET THURSDAY EVENING.