Jefferson, GA (30549)

10:16 PM EDT on August 16, 2017 (GMT -0400)
The Heritage at Jefferson | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Special Weather Statement

Elev 925 ft 34.16 °N, 83.61 °W | Updated 27 seconds ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
77.7 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
1.6
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:56 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KWDR 170155Z AUTO 36004KT 10SM -TSRA 26/23 A3011 RMK AO1 LTG DSNT ALQS
Pressure 30.11 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:56 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 27% visible
METAR KWDR 170155Z AUTO 36004KT 10SM -TSRA 26/23 A3011 RMK AO1 LTG DSNT ALQS

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Special Weather Statement
Issued: 9:48 PM EDT Aug. 16, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for southern Jackson... Barrow and
northwestern Clarke counties until 1015 PM EDT...

At 948 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Arcade, or near
Jefferson... moving east 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
Winder, Jefferson, Braselton, Auburn, Statham, Arcade, Nicholson,
Hoschton, Bethlehem, Carl, Athens-Clarke County, Westgate Park, James
Holland youth sports cmpx, Bear Creek Reservoir, Fort Yargo State
Park, County line, Sandy Creek Recreation Area, Oconee Heights,
Barretts Mill and Russell.

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 3414 8336 3412 8336 3405 8339 3404 8336
      3400 8336 3397 8350 3397 8354 3393 8361
      3390 8373 3390 8376 3391 8376 3392 8379
      3399 8384 3409 8383 3418 8339
time... Mot... loc 0148z 261deg 14kt 3404 8357

Wind... 40mph



948 PM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

... Significant weather advisory for southern Jackson... Barrow and
northwestern Clarke counties until 1015 PM EDT...

At 948 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Arcade, or near
Jefferson... moving east 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
Winder, Jefferson, Braselton, Auburn, Statham, Arcade, Nicholson,
Hoschton, Bethlehem, Carl, Athens-Clarke County, Westgate Park, James
Holland youth sports cmpx, Bear Creek Reservoir, Fort Yargo State
Park, County line, Sandy Creek Recreation Area, Oconee Heights,
Barretts Mill and Russell.

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 3414 8336 3412 8336 3405 8339 3404 8336
      3400 8336 3397 8350 3397 8354 3393 8361
      3390 8373 3390 8376 3391 8376 3392 8379
      3399 8384 3409 8383 3418 8339
time... Mot... loc 0148z 261deg 14kt 3404 8357

Wind... 40mph