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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Union County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued August 18 at 10:03AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, August 18, 2014 at 10:03 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, August 18, 2014 at 11 a.m.
  • ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAIN IN WHITE...UNION...
    PICKENS...LUMPKIN...DAWSON...FANNIN AND GILMER COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 AM
    EDT...
    AT 1000 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
    CLUSTER OF SHOWERS AND EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS NEAR SEQUOYAH
    LAKE...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH. THESE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAVE
    BEEN REDEVELOPING OVER THE SAME GENERAL AREA FOR THE PAST 2 HOURS
    AND ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT 1 TO 2 HOURS.
    RAINFALL AMOUNTS BETWEEN 0.5 TO 1.50 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS
    WHITE...UNION...PICKENS...LUMPKIN...DAWSON...FANNIN AND GILMER
    COUNTIES...INCLUDING AREAS AROUND SEQUOYAH LAKE...LAKE
    TAMARACK...JASPER...TALKING ROCK...BLAINE...EAST
    ELLIJAY...ELLIJAY...ROUNDTOP...CARTECAY...ROY...PISGAH...TALONA...MAR
    ION...FAUSETT LAKE AND LEN FOOTE HIKE INN. DRIVERS SHOULD USE
    CAUTION AS INTENSE RAINFALL WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES. PONDING OF
    WATER ON ROADWAYS IS ALSO LIKELY.
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