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Tornado Warning

Statement as of 4:26 PM EDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 5:15 PM EDT on June 22, 2017


The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
Cherokee County in north central Georgia...
southeastern Pickens County in north central Georgia...

* until 515 PM EDT

* at 426 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Hobgood Park, or 7 miles southwest of Canton,
moving northeast at 25 mph.

Hazard... tornado.

Source... radar indicated rotation.

Impact... flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
           shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
           Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree
           damage is likely.

* Locations impacted include...
Canton, Jasper, Woodstock, Holly Springs, Ball Ground, Nelson,
Waleska, Talking Rock, Buffington, Hickory Flat, Union Hill,
Kellogg Creek, Oak Grove, Little River Landing, Lebanon, Tate,
reavis mountain, Hobgood Park and bridgemill.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take cover now! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
Mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

If you see wind damage... hail or flooding... wait until the storm has
passed... and then call the National Weather Service toll free
at 1 8 6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet US your report at nwsatlanta.


Lat... Lon 3439 8426 3430 8426 3408 8449 3409 8464
      3452 8453
time... Mot... loc 2026z 211deg 20kt 3414 8455

Tornado... radar indicated
hail... 0.00in



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:41 PM EDT on June 22, 2017

Expires 4:45 PM EDT on June 22, 2017


... Kffc WSR-88D back in operation...

Kffc WSR-88D is back in service after a part was fixed due to
mechanical failure. All products should be properly available.


341 PM EDT Thu Jun 22 2017

... Kffc WSR-88D back in operation...

Kffc WSR-88D is back in service after a part was fixed due to
mechanical failure. All products should be properly available.



1236 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

... Kffc WSR-88D out of service until Thursday afternoon...

Kffc WSR-88D will be out of service until Thursday afternoon due
to a mechanical failure. Technicians are working on the issue and
a part is on order.

For alternative radars, please use kjgx (warner Robins afb),
kbmx (NWS Birmingham, al), khtx (NWS Huntsville, al), kgsp
(greenville/Spartanburg, sc), kmxx (maxwell afb), and tatl (faa's
terminal Doppler radar).



1236 PM EDT Wed Jun 21 2017

... Kffc WSR-88D out of service until Thursday afternoon...

Kffc WSR-88D will be out of service until Thursday afternoon due
to a mechanical failure. Technicians are working on the issue and
a part is on order.

For alternative radars, please use kjgx (warner Robins afb),
kbmx (NWS Birmingham, al), khtx (NWS Huntsville, al), kgsp
(greenville/Spartanburg, sc), kmxx (maxwell afb), and tatl (faa's
terminal Doppler radar).




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Tornado Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch
Indiana - Flash Flood Watch
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Hurricane Statement , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Heat Advisory
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico -
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Texas - Hurricane Statement , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flash Flood Watch , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning
- Tornado Watch

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