Atlanta, GA

9:29 PM EDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Toco-Merry Hills/Lavista | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 968 ft 33.82 °N, 84.33 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
74.7 °F
Feels Like 74 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 2.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 71.0 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:51 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
SPECI KFTY 240120Z 23007KT 4SM VCTS RA BR FEW020 BKN045 OVC100 23/23 A2997 RMK AO2 P0010 T02330233
Pressure 29.97 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Heat Index 74 °F
Dew Point 71.0 °F
Humidity 88%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:51 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
SPECI KFTY 240120Z 23007KT 4SM VCTS RA BR FEW020 BKN045 OVC100 23/23 A2997 RMK AO2 P0010 T02330233

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 11:58 AM EDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this
afternoon through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north central Georgia... northeast Georgia...
northwest Georgia and west central Georgia... including the
following areas... in north central Georgia... Barrow...
Cherokee... Clayton... Cobb... Dawson... DeKalb... Douglas...
Fannin... Fayette... Forsyth... Gilmer... Gwinnett... Hall...
Henry... Lumpkin... Newton... north Fulton... Pickens... Rockdale...
   South Fulton... Union and Walton. In northeast Georgia...
banks... Clarke... Jackson... Madison... Oconee... Oglethorpe...
towns and white. In northwest Georgia... Bartow... Carroll...
Catoosa... Chattooga... Dade... Floyd... Gordon... Haralson...
Murray... Paulding... Polk... Walker and Whitfield. In west
central Georgia... Coweta and heard.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Saturday evening

* the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy will push eastward
through the weekend. The remnants of the tropical system will
interact with a weak boundary that will move south across much
of Georgia through Saturday. Areas along and north of the
Interstate 20 corridor have received heavy rains within the
last week. Any additional heavy rainfall will create run off,
potentially leading to flooding. Widespread one to two inches
of rainfall are likely as the system interacts with the weak
surface boundary. However, locally higher amounts around 3
inches are possible.

* Flooding in low lying and flood prone areas will still be
possible, especially in urban areas along the Interstate 20
corridor. 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.




Special Statement
Issued: 8:52 PM EDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for north Fulton... northern
Clayton... southwestern DeKalb... northern Henry and South Fulton
counties until 930 PM EDT...

At 852 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Union City, or 12
miles southwest of Atlanta... moving east at 35 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind and enhanced risk for downed trees.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects is expected. Trees can also
           down more easily with already wet soil from previous
           rainfall.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Atlanta, Decatur, East Point, Union City, Forest Park, Riverdale,
College Park, Fairburn, Morrow, Hapeville, Palmetto, Avondale
Estates, Lake City, Belvedere Park, Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Grant
Park-Zoo Atlanta, Candler-McAfee, Druid Hills, North Decatur and Rex.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately.

Lat... Lon 3369 8464 3369 8463 3380 8423 3364 8416
      3364 8418 3363 8418 3361 8417 3352 8466
time... Mot... loc 0052z 257deg 32kt 3362 8455

Wind... 50mph