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Tropical Depression Nate Local Statement Advisory Number 17
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA  AL162017
1108 AM EDT Sun Oct 8 2017

This product covers NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA

**The Tropical Storm Warning has been cancelled** 

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - All watches and warnings have been canceled

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - None

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - About 170 miles west-southwest of Atlanta GA or about 150 miles 
      west-southwest of Rome GA
    - 33.1N 87.3W
    - Storm Intensity 35 mph
    - Movement North-northeast or 30 degrees at 24 mph

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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Nate has now weakened to a Tropical Depression, resulting in the 
cancellation of all Tropical Storm Warnings across the area. There 
remains a low threat of flooding and tornadoes for the next several 
hours as well as low end wind gusts. A Wind Advisory and Flash Flood 
Watch are in effect for portions of north Georgia.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* WIND:
Little to no additional wind impacts expected. 


* FLOODING RAIN:
Additional impacts from flooding resulting from high rainfall and
resulting runoff are still a concern across north Georgia, generally
north of a line from Carrollton to Canton to Homer. Remain alert to
changing conditions in your area, and new warnings and advisories
indicating heavy rainfall and flooding.

* TORNADOES:
Additional impacts from tornadoes are still a concern across NORTH AND
CENTRAL GEORGIA. Remain alert to changing conditions, particularly in
bands of convection as Tropical Depression Nate continues to impact the
area. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- For information on creating an emergency plan see ready.ga.gov
- For information on appropriate preparations see ready.gov
- For additional disaster preparedness information see redcross.org

NEXT UPDATE
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As it pertains to this event...this will be the last local statement 
issued by the National Weather Service in Peachtree City GA regarding 
the effects of tropical cyclone hazards over the area.

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