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  • Special Weather Statement for White County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued July 01 at 6:47PM EDT until July 01 at 7:30PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 6:47 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
  • ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR DAWSON...LUMPKIN...WHITE...
    PICKENS...CHEROKEE...JACKSON...HALL AND FORSYTH COUNTIES UNTIL 715 PM
    EDT...
    AT 647 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS REPORTED NEAR
    DAWSONVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.
    HAZARD...WINDS UP TO 40 MPH...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN.
    IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT
    MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF
    LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES SHOULD
    NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY. LOCALIZED FLOODING IN
    LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS ALSO LIKELY.
    MOTORISTS SHOULD REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.
    SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE
    GAINESVILLE...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...DAWSONVILLE...OAKWOOD...LULA...
    CLERMONT...HELEN...GILLSVILLE...DOUGHERTY...SAUTEE...AMICALOLA FALLS
    STATE PARK...SMITHGALL WOODS CONSERVATION ARE...LEAF...QUALATCHEE
    LAKE...MATT...TURNERS CORNER...MCKEE...LEN FOOTE HIKE INN AND COAL
    MOUNTAIN.