Meriwether Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued: 7:44 PM EDT Mar. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains in effect until 815 PM EDT
for southwestern Meriwether... southeastern Troup and Harris
counties...

At 743 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Jones
Crossroads, or 7 miles northwest of Hamilton, moving east at 45 mph.

Hazard... 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to
         roofs, siding, and trees.

Locations impacted include...
Hamilton, Pine Mountain, Waverly Hall, Ellerslie, f.D. Roosevelt
State Park, Jones Crossroads, Baughs Crossroads and Whitesville-Pine
Lake.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a
building.


Lat... Lon 3287 8468 3284 8468 3284 8470 3275 8469
      3262 8478 3278 8511 3283 8513 3286 8512
      3290 8509 3296 8505
time... Mot... loc 2343z 287deg 40kt 3284 8495

Hail... 1.25in
wind... 60mph



Special Statement
Issued: 7:38 PM EDT Mar. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for southern Butts... Lamar... northern
Monroe... northern Upson... northwestern Jones... southwestern Jasper...
southern Spalding... Meriwether... northern Talbot and Pike counties
until 815 PM EDT...

At 737 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was extending from
near High Falls State Park to near Greenville... and moving east at
40 mph.

Hazard... winds up to 40 mph... up to penny sized hail and frequent
           lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects. Lightning is one of nature's
           leading killers. If you can hear thunder... you are close
           enough to be struck by lightning.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Griffin, Thomaston, Barnesville, Forsyth, Zebulon, Greenville,
Manchester, Woodbury, Milner, Warm Springs, Molena, Williamson,
Orchard Hill, Meansville, Aldora, Gay, Sunset Village, Lincoln Park,
the rock and East Griffin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. Electrical
appliances should not be used unless in an emergency.

Lat... Lon 3307 8481 3322 8447 3328 8408 3318 8362
      3278 8448 3288 8472
time... Mot... loc 2337z 278deg 36kt 3323 8404 3300 8466

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 40mph


738 PM EDT Mon Mar 25 2019

... Significant weather advisory for southern Butts... Lamar... northern
Monroe... northern Upson... northwestern Jones... southwestern Jasper...
southern Spalding... Meriwether... northern Talbot and Pike counties
until 815 PM EDT...

At 737 PM EDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was extending from
near High Falls State Park to near Greenville... and moving east at
40 mph.

Hazard... winds up to 40 mph... up to penny sized hail and frequent
           lightning.

Impact... expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light... unsecured objects. Lightning is one of nature's
           leading killers. If you can hear thunder... you are close
           enough to be struck by lightning.

Some locations in the path of these storms include
Griffin, Thomaston, Barnesville, Forsyth, Zebulon, Greenville,
Manchester, Woodbury, Milner, Warm Springs, Molena, Williamson,
Orchard Hill, Meansville, Aldora, Gay, Sunset Village, Lincoln Park,
the rock and East Griffin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. Electrical
appliances should not be used unless in an emergency.

Lat... Lon 3307 8481 3322 8447 3328 8408 3318 8362
      3278 8448 3288 8472
time... Mot... loc 2337z 278deg 36kt 3323 8404 3300 8466

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 40mph



709 PM EDT Mon Mar 25 2019

... Significant weather advisory for northern Harris... Troup and
southwestern Meriwether counties until 800 PM EDT...

At 709 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Fredonia, or near
Stroud... moving east at 55 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... up to penny 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
LaGrange, Hamilton, Greenville, West Point, Pine Mountain, f.D.
Roosevelt State Park, Southern Harbor, Mountville, Cannonville,
Odessadale, State Line Park, Abbottsford, Rocky Point, Stovall,
Piedmont Heights, Big Springs, Durand, Jones Crossroads, Baughs
Crossroads and Harris City.

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 3304 8467 3270 8481 3284 8515 3284 8516
      3285 8516 3286 8519 3308 8523
time... Mot... loc 2309z 291deg 47kt 3300 8533

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 50mph



709 PM EDT Mon Mar 25 2019

... Significant weather advisory for northern Harris... Troup and
southwestern Meriwether counties until 800 PM EDT...

At 709 PM EDT... a strong thunderstorm was over Fredonia, or near
Stroud... moving east at 55 mph.

Hazard... 40 to 50 mph wind... up to penny 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
LaGrange, Hamilton, Greenville, West Point, Pine Mountain, f.D.
Roosevelt State Park, Southern Harbor, Mountville, Cannonville,
Odessadale, State Line Park, Abbottsford, Rocky Point, Stovall,
Piedmont Heights, Big Springs, Durand, Jones Crossroads, Baughs
Crossroads and Harris City.

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 3304 8467 3270 8481 3284 8515 3284 8516
      3285 8516 3286 8519 3308 8523
time... Mot... loc 2309z 291deg 47kt 3300 8533

Hail... 0.75in
wind... 50mph