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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Richmond County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued August 20 at 5:23PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 5:23 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.
  • ...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF RICHMOND...
    MCDUFFIE...BURKE AND COLUMBIA COUNTIES THROUGH 630 PM EDT...
    AT 517 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
    STRONG THUNDERSTORM...NEAR DEARING...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH.
    THUNDERSTORMS ARE CONTINUING TO DEVELOP IN THE ADVISED AREA.
    SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL BE AFFECTED INCLUDE...
    EVANS...FORT GORDON...GROVETOWN...HARLEM...HEPHZIBAH...MIDVILLE...
    SARDIS...THOMSON AND WAYNESBORO...
    PREPARE NOW FOR THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS...
    GUSTY WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH...
    SMALL HAIL...
    FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...