GAZ048-057059-070-071-172345- Butts GA-Lamar GA-Monroe GA-Jasper GA-Newton GA-Henry GA- 656 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BUTTS...NORTHEASTERN LAMAR... NORTHERN MONROE...SOUTHWESTERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND SOUTHEASTERN HENRY COUNTIES UNTIL 745 PM EDT... At 655 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was over Jackson, moving northeast at 15 mph. … More
Wet weather continued to wreak havoc across parts of the northeastern United States this week while a major bridge collapse killed dozens amid severe storms in Italy.
This year’s final NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway will be threatened by rain and thunderstorms on Saturday night.
Of the more than 614,000 bridges standing in the United States, many of them face the threat of damage from extreme natural events.
While the risk of flash flooding remains the greatest risk to lives and property, locally severe thunderstorms will bring the potential for falling trees and power outages to part of the northeastern United States to end the week.