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Fannin County EMA
Saturday September 23rd, 2017 :: 04:50 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 05:30PM

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Fannin County in north central Georgia...

* Until 530 PM EDT

* At 447 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Loving, or 8 miles east of Blue Ridge, and is nearly stationary. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Blue Ridge, Morganton, Hemp, Hurst, Loving and Mineral Bluff. HAIL...1.00IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: FANNIN

Instructions:

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

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Address/Location
Fannin County EMA
181 Church St
Blue Ridge, GA 30513

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 706-632-1958

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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