Weather Alerts for Canton,Cherokee Co

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
CANTON,CHEROKEE CO

Areas Affected:
Baldwin - Banks - Barrow - Bartow - Bibb - Bleckley - Butts - Carroll - Catoosa - Chattahoochee - Chattooga - Cherokee - Clarke - Clayton - Cobb - Coweta - Crawford - Crisp - Dade - Dawson - De Kalb - Dodge - Dooly - Douglas - Emanuel - Fannin - Fayette - Floyd - Forsyth - Gilmer - Glascock - Gordon - Greene - Gwinnett - Hall - Hancock - Haralson - Harris - Heard - Henry - Houston - Jackson - Jasper - Jefferson - Johnson - Jones - Lamar - Laurens - Lumpkin - Macon - Madison - Marion - Meriwether - Monroe - Montgomery - Morgan - Murray - Muscogee - Newton - North Fulton - Oconee - Oglethorpe - Paulding - Peach - Pickens - Pike - Polk - Pulaski - Putnam - Rockdale - Schley - South Fulton - Spalding - Stewart - Sumter - Talbot - Taliaferro - Taylor - Telfair - Toombs - Towns - Treutlen - Troup - Twiggs - Union - Upson - Walker - Walton - Warren - Washington - Webster - Wheeler - White - Whitfield - Wilcox - Wilkes - Wilkinson
Effective: Sun, 1/20 6:30am Updated: Sun, 1/20 9:58am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 1/20 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
* WINDS...Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 to 40 mph.
Higher gusts possible in the mountains of North Georgia.
* LOCATIONS...North and central Georgia.
* TIMING...Late tonight through Sunday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs, and even whole trees weakened by the recent rains, could
be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Information:
A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least
20 mph, or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult, especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
CANTON,CHEROKEE CO

Areas Affected:
Bartow - Carroll - Catoosa - Chattooga - Cherokee - Cobb - Dade - Dawson - Douglas - Fannin - Floyd - Gilmer - Gordon - Haralson - Lumpkin - Murray - Paulding - Pickens - Polk - Towns - Union - Walker - White - Whitfield
Effective: Sun, 1/20 6:42am Updated: Sun, 1/20 9:58am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 1/20 9:30pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...Black Ice Possible Through Early Morning...
Despite elevated winds helping dry things out, some roadways with
residual moisture will freeze into the morning hours. Temperatures
at or below freezing have already moved into Northwest and
Western Georgia with some upper 20s likely by 8am. Any water on
roadways will freeze allowing for hazardous travel conditions.
Motorists are urged to slow down and allow extra time to reach
their destinations this morning. There may also be some light snow
flurries or snow showers in this region although no accumulations
are anticipated.