687  
WWUS82 KFFC 300029  
SPSFFC  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA  
829 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017  
 
GAZ006-008-009-015-016-300100-  
UNION GA-TOWNS GA-WHITE GA-LUMPKIN GA-FANNIN GA-  
829 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017  
   
..SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR UNION...TOWNS
 
NORTHWESTERN  
WHITE...NORTHEASTERN LUMPKIN AND NORTHEASTERN FANNIN COUNTIES UNTIL  
900 PM EDT...  
 
AT 828 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER BLOOD MOUNTAIN  
SHELTER, OR 11 MILES SOUTH OF BLAIRSVILLE...MOVING NORTH AT 15 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  
HIAWASSEE, BLAIRSVILLE, YOUNG HARRIS, SUCHES, HEMP, WHITLEY GAP  
SHELTER, BLUE MOUNTAIN SHELTER, BRASSTOWN BALD, JONES CREEK, WOODS  
HOLE SHELTER, LOW GAP SHELTER, CAMP COLEMAN LAKE, OWLTOWN, VOGEL  
STATE PARK, TRACK ROCK, MACEDONIA, PORTER SPRINGS, TURNERS CORNER,  
BLOOD MOUNTAIN SHELTER AND GADDISTOWN.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
PEOPLE OUTDOORS SHOULD SEEK SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU CAN HEAR  
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.  
 
LAT...LON 3460 8380 3462 8403 3480 8418 3495 8420  
3494 8371  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0028Z 187DEG 15KT 3472 8393  
 
HAIL...0.25IN  
WIND...50MPH  
 

 
 
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