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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:58 AM EDT Apr. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory now in effect until 9 am EDT this morning...

* locations... much of north and northeast Georgia, especially
above 2000ft.

* Winds... east winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 mph.

* Timing... through 9 am EDT

* impacts... with the heavy rainfall that fell overnight, some
trees may be downed. Unsecured outdoor items may be blown
around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.