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Fannin County EMA
Thursday November 7th, 2019 :: 02:58 p.m. EST

Advisory

Freeze Watch until 10:00AM Saturday

* WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures likely.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central, north central, northeast, northwest and west central Georgia, generally north of a line from LaGrange to Lousiville.

* WHEN...From late Friday night through Saturday morning.

* IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions could kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected, outdoor plumbing.

* AFFECTED AREAS: BARROW ... MONROE ... BUTTS ... WALTON ... DAWSON ... DADE ... FAYETTE ... FORSYTH ... TROUP ... TALIAFERRO ... OGLETHORPE ... DOUGLAS ... UNION ... CHATTOOGA ... MERIWETHER ... JASPER ... GILMER ... ROCKDALE ... PIKE ... GWINNETT ... PAULDING ... WHITFIELD ... HALL ... MORGAN ... LUMPKIN ... PUTNAM ... HEARD ... CARROLL ... JEFFERSON ... CLAYTON ... JONES ... CATOOSA ... SPALDING ... DEKALB ... BANKS ... COBB ... HANCOCK ... OCONEE ... FLOYD ... FANNIN ... GLASCOCK ... BARTOW ... GORDON ... BALDWIN ... HARALSON ... HENRY ... NORTH FULTON ... MADISON ... LAMAR ... JACKSON ... CLARKE ... COWETA ... WARREN ... WALKER ... WHITE ... WILKES ... NEWTON ... GREENE ... TOWNS ... WASHINGTON ... MURRAY ... POLK ... PICKENS ... CHEROKEE ... SOUTH FULTON

Instructions:

Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have in- ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above-ground pipes to protect them from freezing.

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:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Freeze Watch

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