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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 4:58 PM EST on January 21, 2017

Expires 3:15 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Eatonton NWR transmitter is off the air...

NOAA Weather Radio transmitter at Eatonton... kxi 89 on 162.525...
is off the air due to a telephone line issue. There is no
estimated time for return to service. Kxi 89 provides service to
the Georgia counties of Baldwin... Bibb... Butts... Greene...
Hancock... Henry... Jasper... Jones... Lamar... Monroe... Morgan...
Newton... Oconee... Putnam... Rockdale... Taliaferro... and Walton.

Alternate service for the affected areas can be received from
transmitters at Atlanta... kec 80 on 162.550... Thomaston... wxj
31 on 162.500... Sandersville... kxi 28 on 162.450... Macon... wxk
71 on 162.475... Cleveland... wxj 53 on 162.525... Athens... wxk
56 on 162.400... and Augusta... wxk 54 on 162.550. Weather
information is also available from weather.Gov/Atlanta.


458 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Eatonton NWR transmitter is off the air...

NOAA Weather Radio transmitter at Eatonton... kxi 89 on 162.525...
is off the air due to a telephone line issue. There is no
estimated time for return to service. Kxi 89 provides service to
the Georgia counties of Baldwin... Bibb... Butts... Greene...
Hancock... Henry... Jasper... Jones... Lamar... Monroe... Morgan...
Newton... Oconee... Putnam... Rockdale... Taliaferro... and Walton.

Alternate service for the affected areas can be received from
transmitters at Atlanta... kec 80 on 162.550... Thomaston... wxj
31 on 162.500... Sandersville... kxi 28 on 162.450... Macon... wxk
71 on 162.475... Cleveland... wxj 53 on 162.525... Athens... wxk
56 on 162.400... and Augusta... wxk 54 on 162.550. Weather
information is also available from weather.Gov/Atlanta.



458 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Eatonton NWR transmitter is off the air...

NOAA Weather Radio transmitter at Eatonton... kxi 89 on 162.525...
is off the air due to a telephone line issue. There is no
estimated time for return to service. Kxi 89 provides service to
the Georgia counties of Baldwin... Bibb... Butts... Greene...
Hancock... Henry... Jasper... Jones... Lamar... Monroe... Morgan...
Newton... Oconee... Putnam... Rockdale... Taliaferro... and Walton.

Alternate service for the affected areas can be received from
transmitters at Atlanta... kec 80 on 162.550... Thomaston... wxj
31 on 162.500... Sandersville... kxi 28 on 162.450... Macon... wxk
71 on 162.475... Cleveland... wxj 53 on 162.525... Athens... wxk
56 on 162.400... and Augusta... wxk 54 on 162.550. Weather
information is also available from weather.Gov/Atlanta.



305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.


305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



305 PM EST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Multiple damage areas across much of central Georgia...

Severe thunderstorms have impacted a good portion of central
Georgia, south of I-20. Numerous reports of damage have been
reported due to thunderstorm winds and tornadoes.

Due to the lack of daylight for the remainder of today, plus
additional severe weather expected late tonight into Sunday, NWS
Peachtree City will likely be unable to conduct official storm
surveys until Monday or Tuesday, next week.

At this time, we are working closely with our emergency response
partners to ascertain all the damage that has occurred throughout
the day, in addition to ensuring their safety and awareness for
additional severe weather, with more tornadoes, late tonight into
early Sunday.



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