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Fannin County EMA
Saturday June 23rd, 2018 :: 02:41 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 03:15PM

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Eastern Murray County in northwestern Georgia... Gilmer County in north central Georgia... Fannin County in north central Georgia...

* Until 315 PM EDT.

* At 236 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Conasauga to Carters, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Ellijay, Blue Ridge, East Ellijay, Morganton, Jones Mill, Higdon, Loving, Cohutta Wilderness, Epworth, Conasauga Lake, Cartecay, Pisgah, Mineral Bluff, Cherry Log, Stover Creek Shelter, Fort Mountain State Park, Carters, Hemp, Talona and Tails Creek. HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH

* AFFECTED AREAS: FANNIN ... GILMER ... MURRAY

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.

Address/Location
Fannin County EMA
20 Station Ridge
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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