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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Fannin County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued April 20 at 5:10AM EDT until April 20 at 8:00AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 20, 2015 at 5:10 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 20, 2015 at 8 a.m.
  • ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR DIME SIZED HAIL AND 40 MPH WINDS
    IN GILMER...MURRAY...GORDON...WHITFIELD...PICKENS...FANNIN...BARTOW
    AND FLOYD COUNTIES UNTIL 545 AM EDT...
    AT 509 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
    LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR COHUTTA
    TO PLAINVILLE TO NEAR ROME...AND MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.
    THESE STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE DIME SIZED SIZED HAIL...
    FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AS THEY
    MOVE ACROSS GILMER...MURRAY...GORDON...WHITFIELD...PICKENS...
    FANNIN...BARTOW AND FLOYD COUNTIES THROUGH 545 AM EDT.
    SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE
    ROME...DALTON...CARTERSVILLE...CALHOUN...CHATSWORTH...ADAIRSVILLE...
    VARNELL...ETON...WHITE...KINGSTON...RESACA...PLAINVILLE...SHANNON...
    CASSVILLE...FAIRMOUNT...RANGER...FUNKHOUSER...CISCO...CONASAUGA LAKE
    AND NORTH GEORGIA SPEEDWAY.
    SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORIES ARE ISSUED FOR WINDS UP TO 50 MPH...
    HAIL LESS THAN THE SIZE OF QUARTERS...OR SIGNIFICANT CLOUD-TO-GROUND
    LIGHTNING.
    A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 AM EDT FOR
    NORTHWESTERN GEORGIA.