Americus, GA (31709)

3:29 PM EST on January 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Wildwood Circle | | Change Station

Elev 402 ft 32.06 °N, 84.21 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
63.1 °F
Feels Like 63.1 °F
N
2.2
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 6.9 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.24 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 4300 ft
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.83 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:01 PM
Waning Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KACJ 222015Z AUTO 10006G35KT 040V270 3SM +TSRA BKN006 BKN017 OVC043 17/17 A2924 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS
Pressure 29.24 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 4300 ft
Dew Point 58 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.83 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:01 PM
Waning Crescent, 24% visible
METAR KACJ 222015Z AUTO 10006G35KT 040V270 3SM +TSRA BKN006 BKN017 OVC043 17/17 A2924 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 3:24 PM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 21 remains in effect until 800 PM EST for the
following locations

GA
. Georgia counties included are

Appling Atkinson Bacon
Baker Baldwin Ben Hill
Berrien Bibb Bleckley
Brantley Brooks Butts
Calhoun Camden Carroll
Charlton Chattahoochee Clay
Clayton Clinch Cobb
Coffee Colquitt Cook
Coweta Crawford crisp
Decatur DeKalb Dodge
Dooly Dougherty Douglas
early Echols Emanuel
Fayette Fulton Glascock
Glynn Grady Greene
Gwinnett Hancock Harris
heard Henry Houston
Irwin Jasper Jeff Davis
Jefferson Johnson Jones
Lamar Lanier Laurens
Lee Lowndes Macon
Marion Meriwether Miller
Mitchell Monroe Montgomery
Morgan Muscogee Newton
Paulding Peach Pierce
Pike Pulaski Putnam
Quitman Randolph Rockdale
Schley Seminole Spalding
Stewart Sumter Talbot
Taliaferro Taylor Telfair
Terrell Thomas Tift
Toombs Treutlen Troup
Turner Twiggs Upson
Walton Ware Warren
Washington Wayne Webster
Wheeler Wilcox Wilkinson
Worth




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:21 AM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* north and central Georgia.

* Until 7 PM EST this evening.

* A strong upper level disturbance and abundant Gulf moisture
will combine to create widespread showers and thunderstorms
overnight and well into Sunday. Rainfall will be heavy at
times and may move repeatedly across the same areas. Two to
four inches of rain has already fallen today. Additional
rainfall amounts of one to three inches will be likely... with
locally higher amounts possible.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will be likely. In
addition... creeks... streams and rivers may overflow their
banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:56 AM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect from 1 am to 7 PM EST Monday...

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from 1 am to 7 PM EST Monday.

* Locations... north and central Georgia

* winds... 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Winds will be
southwest Monday morning... shifting to the northwest by Monday
afternoon.

* Timing... winds will be gusty today in and near developing
storms... but the threat of high non-convective winds will begin
following the storms. The main threat will be between 1 am and
7pm Monday... although some winds may remain gusty into Monday
night... particularly in the north Georgia mountains.

* Impacts... these winds may break tree branches and down weaker
trees... particularly those in saturated soils due to recent
heavy rainfall. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of at least 20 mph or wind gusts
of at least 35 mph mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.





Special Statement
Issued: 3:15 PM EST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for crisp... eastern Dooly...
southeastern Sumter... northwestern Wilcox and southwestern Pulaski
counties until 345 PM EST...

At 315 PM EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Raines, or near
Cordele... moving northeast at 45 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Vienna, Unadilla, Pineview, Pinehurst, Cobb, East Crisp,
Fort Early, Georgia Veterans Memorial St pk, Richwood, mock Springs,
Finleyson, Pleasant View, Tippettville, Raines, Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect. Continue to monitor NOAA Weather
Radio... weather.Gov or other media outlets for further statements or
possible warnings on these storms.

Lat... Lon 3184 8386 3184 8390 3186 8393 3188 8393
      3191 8392 3191 8400 3193 8402 3229 8369
      3229 8363 3214 8344 3182 8385 3182 8386
time... Mot... loc 2015z 222deg 38kt 3193 8388

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 50mph


315 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for crisp... eastern Dooly...
southeastern Sumter... northwestern Wilcox and southwestern Pulaski
counties until 345 PM EST...

At 315 PM EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Raines, or near
Cordele... moving northeast at 45 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Vienna, Unadilla, Pineview, Pinehurst, Cobb, East Crisp,
Fort Early, Georgia Veterans Memorial St pk, Richwood, mock Springs,
Finleyson, Pleasant View, Tippettville, Raines, Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect. Continue to monitor NOAA Weather
Radio... weather.Gov or other media outlets for further statements or
possible warnings on these storms.

Lat... Lon 3184 8386 3184 8390 3186 8393 3188 8393
      3191 8392 3191 8400 3193 8402 3229 8369
      3229 8363 3214 8344 3182 8385 3182 8386
time... Mot... loc 2015z 222deg 38kt 3193 8388

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 50mph



315 PM EST sun Jan 22 2017

... Significant weather advisory for crisp... eastern Dooly...
southeastern Sumter... northwestern Wilcox and southwestern Pulaski
counties until 345 PM EST...

At 315 PM EST... a strong thunderstorm was over Raines, or near
Cordele... moving northeast at 45 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... pea sized hail and frequent cloud to
           ground lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Cordele, Vienna, Unadilla, Pineview, Pinehurst, Cobb, East Crisp,
Fort Early, Georgia Veterans Memorial St pk, Richwood, mock Springs,
Finleyson, Pleasant View, Tippettville, Raines, Tremont and Wenona.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder... you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect. Continue to monitor NOAA Weather
Radio... weather.Gov or other media outlets for further statements or
possible warnings on these storms.

Lat... Lon 3184 8386 3184 8390 3186 8393 3188 8393
      3191 8392 3191 8400 3193 8402 3229 8369
      3229 8363 3214 8344 3182 8385 3182 8386
time... Mot... loc 2015z 222deg 38kt 3193 8388

Hail... 0.25in
wind... 50mph