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Severe Thunderstorm Warning


New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 05/04/2021 12:35 PM EDT

End Time

Tue 05/04/2021 01:15 PM EDT



Storm Location

6 mi SW of Ranger, GA

Storm Motion

Moving E at 45 mph


High impact


Locations Affected

Ranger, GA ∙ Mount Oglethorpe, GA ∙ Jasper, GA ∙ Rydal, GA ∙ Nelson, GA ∙ Talking Rock, GA ∙ Pine Log, GA ∙ Ball Ground, GA ∙ Fairmount, GA ∙ Adairsville, GA

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Peachtree City GA 1235 PM EDT Tue May 4 2021 The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northern Cherokee County in north central Georgia... Southern Gilmer County in north central Georgia... Western Dawson County in north central Georgia... Gordon County in northwestern Georgia... Pickens County in north central Georgia... Northern Bartow County in northwestern Georgia... * Until 115 PM EDT. * At 1235 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Sonoraville, or 8 miles east of Calhoun, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. * Locations impacted include... Calhoun, Jasper, Adairsville, Ball Ground, Nelson, Waleska, Resaca, Talking Rock, Fairmount, Ranger, Sequoyah Lake, Redbud, Folsom, Fausett Lake, Talmadge, Oakman, Tate, Funkhouser, Hinton and Sonoraville. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. && LAT...LON 3434 8425 3431 8426 3434 8500 3456 8500 3461 8426 TIME...MOT...LOC 1635Z 269DEG 39KT 3446 8480 HAIL...<.75IN WIND...60MPH