Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1058 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

GAZ110>113-251530-
WHEELER GA-MONTGOMERY GA-TOOMBS GA-TELFAIR GA-
1058 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR DIME SIZED HAIL...40 MPH WINDS
AND HEAVY RAIN IN WHEELER...MONTGOMERY...TOOMBS AND TELFAIR COUNTIES
UNTIL 1130 AM EDT...

AT 1057 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM MOUNT VERNON
TO 8 MILES NORTH OF LUMBER CITY TO 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF SCOTLAND...
AND MOVING EAST AT 50 MPH.

THESE STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE DIME SIZED SIZED HAIL...
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND HEAVY
RAIN AS THEY MOVE ACROSS WHEELER...MONTGOMERY...TOOMBS AND TELFAIR
COUNTIES THROUGH 1130 AM EDT.

SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE
MOUNT VERNON...VIDALIA...LUMBER CITY...UVALDA...AILEY...SCOTLAND...
SANTA CLAUS...ALSTON...TOWNS...CEDAR CROSSING...JOHNSON CORNER...ROCK
SPRINGS...CHARLOTTEVILLE...TOOMBS CENTRAL...JORDAN...SOUTH
THOMPSON...ENGLISH EDDY...CENTER...GRAYS LANDING AND NEW BRANCH.

THE HIGH RAIN TOTALS SEEN THUS FAR THIS SEASON HAS RESULTED IN
PERSISTENT WET SOILS FOR AREA TREES. THIS WILL ALLOW THESE TREES TO
FALL DUE TO WINDS MUCH LOWER THAN IN A TYPICAL SEASON...AS LOW AS 30
MPH IN SOME CASES.

LAT...LON 3196 8292 3221 8261 3217 8219 3191 8223
      3194 8228 3193 8230 3193 8232 3194 8238
      3196 8238 3195 8240 3197 8248 3197 8250
      3196 8248 3195 8249 3196 8255 3192 8263
      3192 8268 3190 8269 3188 8274
TIME...MOT...LOC 1457Z 286DEG 44KT 3219 8259 3205 8268 3197 8287

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