772  
WWUS82 KFFC 101219  
SPSFFC  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA  
819 AM EDT WED AUG 10 2022  
 
GAZ002-004-101245-  
WHITFIELD GA-WALKER GA-  
819 AM EDT WED AUG 10 2022  
 
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL  
WHITFIELD AND SOUTHEASTERN WALKER COUNTIES THROUGH 845 AM EDT...  
 
AT 819 AM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER NAOMI, OR NEAR  
LAFAYETTE, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
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.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
LAFAYETTE, NAOMI, NOBLE, SUTTLES MILL AND VILLANOW.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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  
HYDROPLANING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3479 8520 3477 8520 3478 8516 3477 8516  
3477 8512 3465 8505 3459 8519 3459 8522  
3464 8527 3465 8534 3480 8525  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1219Z 224DEG 8KT 3469 8521  
 
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN  
MAX WIND GUST...<30 MPH  
 

 
 
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