The outlook (which you can read by following this link) warns of possible isolated thunderstorms this afternoon and evening “capable of producing a few lightning strikes, gusty winds, and locally heavy rainfall.”
Here is an excerpt from the hazardous weather outlook:
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North and Central Georgia.Advertisement
.DAY ONE…Today and Tonight…
Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible this afternoon
and evening across central Georgia and portions of north Georgia.
Thunderstorms will be capable of producing a few lightning
strikes, gusty winds, and locally heavy rainfall.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Wednesday through Monday…
Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible each afternoon
and evening for Thursday through Monday.
The possibility of scattered afternoon thunderstorms is expected to continue through next Monday.
The following counties are listed in the outlook:
The National Weather Service (NWS) is a part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
The NWS describes its role as follows:
The National Weather Service (NWS) provides weather, water, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy. These services include Forecasts and Observations, Warnings, Impact-based Decision Support Services, and Education in an effort to build a Weather-Ready Nation. The ultimate goal is to have a society that is prepared for and responds to weather, water and climate events.