Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
200 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

GAZ042-052-053-010630-
HEARD GA-CARROLL GA-COWETA GA-
200 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT LIGHTNING IN HEARD...
CARROLL AND COWETA COUNTIES UNTIL 230 AM EDT...

AT 200 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR BOWDON...OR 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
CARROLLTON...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

LIGHTNING DETECTION SYSTEMS INDICATE NUMEROUS CLOUD-TO-GROUND
LIGHTNING STRIKES ACROSS HEARD...CARROLL AND COWETA COUNTIES...
INCLUDING AREAS AROUND
NEWNAN...CARROLLTON...TYRONE...PALMETTO...BOWDON...WHITESBURG...
EPHESUS...CENTRALHATCHEE...MORELAND...SHARPSBURG...TURIN...
ROOPVILLE...EAST NEWNAN...THOMAS CROSSROADS...HANDY...MADRAS...
DUNAWAY GARDENS...CLEM...ROSCOE AND CANNONGATE.

RESIDENTS IN THIS AREA SHOULD STAY INDOORS.  ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
AND TELEPHONES SHOULD NOT BE USED UNLESS IN AN EMERGENCY.

LAT...LON 3361 8526 3354 8482 3351 8482 3351 8469
      3350 8461 3348 8462 3344 8463 3340 8461
      3338 8459 3323 8464 3342 8528
TIME...MOT...LOC 0600Z 285DEG 35KT 3351 8519

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