Coweta Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 7:52 PM EDT Jun. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Fayette...
northeastern Coweta and southwestern South Fulton counties until 815
PM EDT...

At 752 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Thomas Crossroads, or
7 miles east of Newnan... moving north at 15 mph.

Hazard... up to 40 mph wind... frequent cloud to ground lightning
           and heavy rain.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Newnan, Peachtree City, Fairburn, Tyrone, Palmetto, Sharpsburg,
Turin, cannongate, Thomas Crossroads and Madras.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

Lat... Lon 3334 8457 3332 8473 3354 8481 3357 8457
time... Mot... loc 2352z 170deg 14kt 3340 8467

Wind... 40mph


752 PM EDT Mon Jun 17 2019

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Fayette...
northeastern Coweta and southwestern South Fulton counties until 815
PM EDT...

At 752 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Thomas Crossroads, or
7 miles east of Newnan... moving north at 15 mph.

Hazard... up to 40 mph wind... frequent cloud to ground lightning
           and heavy rain.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Newnan, Peachtree City, Fairburn, Tyrone, Palmetto, Sharpsburg,
Turin, cannongate, Thomas Crossroads and Madras.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

Lat... Lon 3334 8457 3332 8473 3354 8481 3357 8457
time... Mot... loc 2352z 170deg 14kt 3340 8467

Wind... 40mph