Weather Alert: Severe Storm Warning issued for Walton County, surrounding counties

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Walton, Eastern Gwinnett and surrounding counties until 2:15 p.m.

Rockdale County in north central Georgia…
Western Barrow County in north central Georgia…
Southeastern DeKalb County in north central Georgia…
Southeastern Gwinnett County in north central Georgia…
Walton County in north central Georgia…
Northern Newton County in north central Georgia…

* Until 215 PM EDT.

* At 144 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Lithonia, or
near Conyers, moving northeast at 60 mph.
HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts.
SOURCE…Radar indicated.
IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include…
Lawrenceville, Conyers, Winder, Monroe, Covington, Snellville,
Loganville, Auburn, Dacula, Social Circle, Grayson, Oxford,
Lithonia, Walnut Grove, Bethlehem, Between, Good Hope, Carl, Jersey
and Lakeview Estates.
HAIL…<.75IN
WIND…60MPH

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

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