Severe weather moves out of Georgia

- The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy prompted several Tornado Warnings in north Georgia on Thursday.

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The earlier tornado warnings for Hall, Stephens, and Habersham counties were allowed to expire. The earlier severe thunderstorm warnings for Oconee, Clarke, Morgan, Walton, Greene, Jackson, Oglethorpe, Madison, and counties were also allowed to expire.

At 7:35 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Gainesville, moving northeast at 20 mph.

At 7:55 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near Clermont, or near Gainesville, moving northeast at 15 mph.

At 8:12 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 11 miles south of Cleveland, or 4 miles northwest of Lula, moving northeast at 20 mph.

At 8:13 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Oxford to near Godfrey to near Adgateville, moving northeast at 25 mph.

At 8:46 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Pannell to near Farmington to Buckhead, moving northeast at 30 mph.

At 9:02 p.m., Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 5 miles south of Clarkesville, or over Mount Airy, moving northeast at 15 mph.

At 9:10 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located 7 miles southeast of Clarkesville, or near Mount Airy, moving northeast at 15 mph.

The earlier warned areas of Cherokee, Pickens, Meriwether, Harris, Bartow, and Cobb counties have since been given the "all-clear."

At 3:40 p.m., severe thunderstorms capable of producing both tornadoes and extensive straight line wind damage were located over Sutallee, or 7 miles west of Canton, moving north at 25 mph.

At 3:46 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Lost Mountain Park, or 8 miles northeast of Dallas, moving north at 25 mph.

At 4:05 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Cataula, or near Hamilton, moving northeast at 25 mph.

At 4:26 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Hobgood Park, or 7 miles southwest of Canton, moving northeast at 25 mph.

The FOX 5 Storm Team checked around with police, fire and emergency managers in the tornado warned areas, but there have been no reports of damage yet in those areas.

There were some trees down reported to emergency managers in Butts County a little after 7 p.m. That area was under a severe thunderstorm warning at the time.

 

 

 

 

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