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Lithonia Police Department
Sunday July 3rd, 2022 :: 05:03 p.m. EDT

Alert

Severe Thunderstorm Warning until 05:30PM

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Central Rockdale County in north central Georgia... Southeastern DeKalb County in north central Georgia... North central Henry County in north central Georgia...

* Until 530 PM EDT.

* At 502 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Snapfinger, or 9 miles southeast of Decatur, and is nearly stationary. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.

* Locations impacted include... Lithonia, Belvedere Park, Candler-Mcafee, Hidden Valley Park, Panola Mountain State Park, Belmont, Richardson Park, Arabia Mountain, Redan, Snapfinger and Panthersville.

* AFFECTED AREAS: DEKALB, GA ... HENRY, GA ... ROCKDALE, GA

Instructions:

For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. If you see wind damage...hail or flooding...wait until the storm has passed...and then call the National Weather Service toll free at 1 8 6 6 7 6 3 4 4 6 6 or tweet us your report at NWSATLANTA.

Address/Location
Lithonia Police Department
6980 Main St
Lithonia, GA 30058

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 770-482-8947

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

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