Special Weather Statement

Published 12/05 2016 07:45PM

Updated 12/05 2016 07:45PM

Issued at: 12/05/2016 7:40:00 PM EST
Expires on: 12/05/2016 8:30:00 PM EST
Counties affected: Walton GAZ105>108-060130- CRISP GA-WILCOX GA-DOOLY GA-PULASKI GA- 740 PM EST MON DEC 5 2016 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CRISP...WILCOX...SOUTHEASTERN DOOLY AND SOUTHERN PULASKI COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM EST... AT 735 PM EST...HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS FROM WENONA AND ARABI TO HATLEY WERE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH. HAZARD...30 TO 40 MPH WIND AND HEAVY RAIN UP TO ONE INCH IN AN HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS PORTIONS OF CRISP AND WILCOX COUNTIES THROUGH 830 PM EST. THIS WILL BE IN ADDITION TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN THAT HAS ALREADY FALLEN OVER THESE COUNTIES SINCE SATURDAY EVENING. IMPACT...PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE LOSS OF CONTROL DUE TO HYDROPLANING. ALSO...THE HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY STREET FLOODING OR ROAD PONDING IN SLOW DRAINAGE AREAS. WHEN WATER COVERS THE ROAD...REMEMBER TO TURN AROUND DON'T DROWN. SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE CORDELE...ABBEVILLE...ROCHELLE...ARABI...PINEVIEW...PITTS... TREMONT...GEORGIA VETERANS MEMORIAL ST PK...ANTIOCH CHURCH...CEDAR CREEK...DOUBLE RUN...RICHWOOD...POPE CITY...HATLEY...WALLACE... WENONA...OCMULGEE BANKS...OWENSBORO...TIPPETTVILLE AND PLEASANT VIEW. LAT...LON 3183 8384 3182 8385 3184 8386 3184 8391 3197 8394 3229 8338 3225 8337 3216 8331 3212 8331 3211 8334 3208 8330 3205 8331 3200 8328 3199 8329 3195 8326 3195 8324 3185 8318 3185 8361 3180 8361 3180 8380 TIME...MOT...LOC 0035Z 236DEG 36KT 3204 8351 $$