Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Fannin County EMA
Monday January 8th, 2018 :: 11:04 a.m. EST

Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory until 01:00PM

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Freezing rain occurring. The ice will result in very slippery conditions on sidewalks, roads and bridges. Additional ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of north central, northwest and west central Georgia.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The light freezing rain will result in difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute today. Elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses will be most susceptible to icing. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BARTOW ... CARROLL ... CHEROKEE ... CLAYTON ... COBB ... COWETA ... DAWSON ... DE KALB ... DOUGLAS ... FANNIN ... FAYETTE ... FORSYTH ... GILMER ... GORDON ... GWINNETT ... HEARD ... MURRAY ... NORTH FULTON ... PAULDING ... PICKENS ... SOUTH FULTON ... WHITFIELD

Address/Location
Fannin County EMA
20 Station Ridge
Blue Ridge, GA 30513

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

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP READYFANNIN followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Weather Advisory

Navigate & Discover