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FIRST ALERT: Warnings expired, watch continues

(Source: NWS) (Source: NWS)
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Another First Alert Weather Day has been issued for Wednesday for severe storms and heavy rainfall.

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for most of the state until 6 p.m.

There is a slight risk of severe storms with a 15% chance of damaging winds and large hail and a 2% chance of a tornado.

Some of our eastern counties, Echols, Clinch, Coffee and Atkinson, were raised to an Enhanced Risk between 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

This brings a 30% chanced of damaging winds, 15% chance of large hail and a 10% chance of a tornado.

An additional 1 to 3 inches of rain is expected with possibly over 4 inches in some spots, especially in the southeast counties.

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