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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Pickens County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued June 02 at 1:37AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 1:37 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 2:30 a.m.
  • ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAIN...GUSTY WINDS AND PEA
    SIZED HAIL IN DAWSON...GWINNETT...PICKENS...CHEROKEE...FORSYTH AND
    NORTH FULTON COUNTIES UNTIL 230 AM EDT...
    AT 135 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
    CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER CHEROKEE AND NORTH FULTON
    COUNTIES...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.
    THESE STORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE PEA SIZED SIZED HAIL...
    FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND WIND GUSTS TO 35 MPH AS THEY
    MOVE ACROSS DAWSON...GWINNETT...PICKENS...CHEROKEE...FORSYTH AND
    NORTH FULTON COUNTIES THROUGH 230 AM EDT.
    RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
    AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES.
    ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS
    AND STREAMS ARE SUBJECT TO MINOR FLOODING.