Special Weather Statement
The following area is affected:
Walton GA-Barrow GA-Gwinnett GA-
1054 PM EDT WED AUG 16 2017
...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN WALTON...SOUTHWESTERN
BARROW AND EASTERN GWINNETT COUNTIES UNTIL 1130 PM EDT...
At 1054 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Harbin, or 7 miles
east of Lawrenceville. This storm was nearly stationary.
HAZARD...Frequent cloud to ground lightning and heavy rain.
IMPACT...Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. If you can
hear thunder...you are close enough to be struck by
lightning. Heavy rain may cause temporary street flooding
especially in poor drainage areas.
Some locations in the path of this storm include
Lawrenceville, Winder, Auburn, Dacula, Bold Springs, Windsor and
People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. Electrical
appliances should not be used unless in an emergency. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
LAT...LON 3384 8379 3393 8402 3404 8394 3397 8373
TIME...MOT...LOC 0254Z 207DEG 4KT 3394 8385