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White County EOC
Wednesday January 6th, 2010 :: 04:16 p.m. EST

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT.

Winter Weather Advisory
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
409 PM EST WED JAN 6 2010

...LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOWFALL ARE EXPECTED ACROSS NORTH AND
PARTS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA
LATE THURSDAY...SPREADING ANOTHER ROUND OF ARCTIC AIR INTO THE STATE
THURSDAY NIGHT. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE CENTRAL
GULF AND PUSH ACROSS NORTH FLORIDA THURSDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL SPREAD
GULF MOISTURE AHEAD AND ALONG THE COLD FRONT. PRECIPITATION IS
EXPECTED TO FALL IN THE FORM OF RAIN...SNOW AND POSSIBLY SLEET AT
TIMES. LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON
ACROSS MAINLY NORTH GEORGIA...WHERE LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. RAIN OR SNOW WILL
SPREAD ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF CENTRAL GEORGIA THURSDAY AFTERNOON
AND CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...WITH LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
POSSIBLE FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
FOR AREAS GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A LA GRANGE TO MONTICELLO
TO WASHINGTON LINE. SOUTH OF THIS LINE A MIXTURE OF RAIN...SNOW...
AND SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE...CHANGING OVER TO SNOW DURING THE
EVENING WITH THE ONSET OF COLDER AIR. DUE TO THE FAST MOVING
SYSTEM...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE GENERALLY LIGHT... WITH ONE
TO TWO INCHES EXPECTED OVER NORTH GEORGIA...AND AROUND ONE HALF
INCH ACROSS PARTS OF CENTRAL GEORGIA.

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/O.NEW.KFFC.WW.Y.0001.100107T1700Z-100108T0500Z/
DADE-WALKER-CATOOSA-WHITFIELD-MURRAY-FANNIN-GILMER-UNION-TOWNS-
CHATTOOGA-GORDON-PICKENS-DAWSON-LUMPKIN-WHITE-FLOYD-BARTOW-
CHEROKEE-FORSYTH-HALL-BANKS-JACKSON-MADISON-POLK-PAULDING-COBB-
NORTH FULTON-GWINNETT-BARROW-CLARKE-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-WILKES-
HARALSON-CARROLL-DOUGLAS-SOUTH FULTON-DEKALB-ROCKDALE-WALTON-
NEWTON-MORGAN-GREENE-TALIAFERRO-HEARD-COWETA-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-
SPALDING-HENRY-BUTTS-JASPER-PUTNAM-TROUP-MERIWETHER-PIKE-UPSON-
LAMAR-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALHOUN...DAHLONEGA...CLEVELAND...
ROME...CARTERSVILLE...GAINESVILLE...MARIETTA...ATLANTA...
LAWRENCEVILLE...ATHENS...CARROLLTON...DOUGLASVILLE...EAST POINT...
DECATUR...CONYERS...COVINGTON...NEWNAN...PEACHTREE CITY...GRIFFIN
409 PM EST WED JAN 6 2010

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO
MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON
THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING: ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL BEGINNING AROUND MID AFTERNOON ON
THURSDAY...AND CONTINUING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* ACCUMULATIONS: ONE HALF TO TWO INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE
BY LATE THURSDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS: SNOW...SLEET OR ICE ON ROADWAYS WILL MAKING DRIVING
EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY BY THURSDAY EVENING.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING...BUT ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT.
DRIVING AND WALKING MAY BE DIFFICULT ON UNTREATED ROADWAYS AND
SIDEWALKS. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND PATCHY ICE AS
RAINS AND MELTED SNOW REFREEZE ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS BY THURSDAY
EVENING. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO
REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

Address/Location
White County EOC
1241 Helen Hwy
Cleveland, GA 30528

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 706-865-9500

White County Emergency Operations
Operations
ema@whitecounty.net
706-865-0911

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