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Watches & Warnings

Wind Advisory
Issued: 6:30 AM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... 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.

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.