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Clayton County Sheriff's Office, GA
Wednesday May 16th, 2018 :: 01:28 p.m. EDT


Possible Hazardous Weather Warning. Sheriff Victor Hill

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for parts of central and north Georgia, including Clayton County. 

Details & Impacts: 

DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...
• Slow-moving showers and isolated embedded thunderstorms will produce
        locally heavy rain across portions of north and central Georgia today, particularly along the I-85 corridor. 
• Persistent rainfall throughout the day will lead to flooding and localized flash flooding, especially along creeks, small                      streams, low-lying, urban and poor drainage areas. 
• Very localized rainfall amounts of 3 to 5
        inches are possible through this afternoon.

DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday...

• Scattered to occasional thunderstorms can be expected across the area into next Tuesday
• On any given day, A few storms could be strong with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy                  rainfall. 
• The greatest chances for thunderstorms will occur during the afternoon and evening hours.
• Localized flooding will also be possible where storms become stationary or only move slowly. 

Clayton County Sheriff's Office, GA
9157 Tara Blvd
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 770-477-4479

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