SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN PIKE…WEST CENTRAL
LEE…SOUTHEASTERN ELMORE…BULLOCK…MACON…SOUTHEASTERN TALLAPOOSA
AND NORTHWESTERN BARBOUR COUNTIES UNTIL 345 PM CDT…
At 318 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Milstead to near Linwood. Movement was
northeast at 20 mph.
Wind gusts around 40 mph will be possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include…
Tuskegee, Tallassee, Union Springs, Notasulga, Midway, Milstead,
Clayton, Shorter, Banks, Franklin, Pickett, Lake Tuskegee, Beans
Crossroads, Guerryton, Tuskegee National Forest, Liverpool, Liberty
City, Barbour County Public Lake Dam, Tallapoosa City and Hardaway.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.