Tornado Warning issued April 19 at 7:20AM EDT until April 19 at 7:45AM EDT by NWS Peachtree City GA

Walton County GA , Tornado Warning

EVENT: Tornado Warning
ALERT:
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Tornado Warning for...
Northwestern Oconee County in northeastern Georgia...
Southeastern Barrow County in north central Georgia...
Northwestern Clarke County in northeastern Georgia...
Northeastern Walton County in north central Georgia...
Southeastern Jackson County in northeastern Georgia...

* Until 745 AM EDT.

* At 720 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located over Campton, or near Monroe, moving northeast at 40
mph.

HAZARD...Tornado.

SOURCE...Radar indicated rotation.

IMPACT...Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without
shelter. Mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed.
Damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur.  Tree
damage is likely.

* Locations impacted include...
Monroe, Statham, Arcade, Bogart, Bethlehem, Athens-Clarke County,
Westgate Park, Bear Creek Reservoir, Beechwood Hills, Oconee
Heights, Nicholasville, Campton and Gratis.
INSTRUCTIONS:
TAKE COVER NOW! Move to a basement or an interior room on the lowest
floor of a sturdy building. Avoid windows. If you are outdoors, in a
mobile home, or in a vehicle, move to the closest substantial shelter
and protect yourself from flying debris.

Heavy rainfall may hide this tornado. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. TAKE COVER NOW!

This cluster of thunderstorms is capable of producing tornadoes and
widespread significant wind damage. Do not wait to see or hear the
tornado. 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.
TARGET AREA: Walton, GA; Oconee, GA; Jackson, GA; Clarke, GA; Barrow, GA

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