Outbreak of tornadoes and severe thunderstorms expected over parts of the southeast US this afternoon and tonight 1/22/17
Central and southern Georgia
Northern Florida including much of the Panhandle
Central and southern South Carolina
Numerous tornadoes, several intense and long track
Scattered damaging winds
Scattered large hail
A severe thunderstorm and tornado outbreak is expected today
across north Florida and south Georgia, with the significant
severe threat also expected to extend southward into central
Florida and northeastward into South Carolina this evening.
Review your severe weather safety procedures for the possibility of dangerous weather today. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio, weather.gov, or other media for watches and warnings. A tornado watch means that conditions are favorable for tornadoes to form
during the next several hours. If a tornado warning is issued for your area, move to a place of safety, ideally in a basement or
interior room on the lowest floor of a sturdy building.