Pickens Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:37 AM EST Dec. 10, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon EST
today...

* what... light snow with additional accumulations of up to a
half inch... near 1 inch possible above 3000 ft.

* Where... Fannin, Gilmer, Pickens, Hall, and banks counties.

* When... until noon EST today.

* Additional details... temperatures this morning will hover near
freezing or a degree or two above. This could cause refreezing
of the roads. With light snow moving across the area this
morning, roads could become slick and hazardous.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.




Public Information Statement
Issued: 9:29 AM EST Dec. 10, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Cleveland NWR transmitter is off the air...

NOAA Weather Radio transmitter at Cleveland... wxj 53 on 162.525... is
off the air due to the recent inclement weather. Crews are working
to get the station back in service as soon as possible. Wxj 53
provides service to the Georgia counties of
banks... Barrow... Cherokee... Clarke...
Dawson... Forsyth... Franklin... Gwinnett... Habersham... Hall...
Hart... Jackson... Lumpkin... Madison... Oconee... Pickens...
Stephens... Walton... and white.

Alternate service for the affected areas can be received from
transmitters at Atlanta... kec 80 on 162.550... Eatonton... kxi
89 on 162.525... Athens... wxk 56 on 162.400... Chatsworth... wxk
52 on 162.400... Brasstown Bald... kxi 22 on 162.500... and Toccoa...
wwh 24 on 162.425. Weather information is also available from
weather.Gov/Atlanta.



929 am EST Mon Dec 10 2018

... Cleveland NWR transmitter is off the air...

NOAA Weather Radio transmitter at Cleveland... wxj 53 on 162.525... is
off the air due to the recent inclement weather. Crews are working
to get the station back in service as soon as possible. Wxj 53
provides service to the Georgia counties of
banks... Barrow... Cherokee... Clarke...
Dawson... Forsyth... Franklin... Gwinnett... Habersham... Hall...
Hart... Jackson... Lumpkin... Madison... Oconee... Pickens...
Stephens... Walton... and white.

Alternate service for the affected areas can be received from
transmitters at Atlanta... kec 80 on 162.550... Eatonton... kxi
89 on 162.525... Athens... wxk 56 on 162.400... Chatsworth... wxk
52 on 162.400... Brasstown Bald... kxi 22 on 162.500... and Toccoa...
wwh 24 on 162.425. Weather information is also available from
weather.Gov/Atlanta.