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EXPIRED: Tornado watch extended for parts of Big Bend, South Georgia

Posted at 5:37 AM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 22:04:24-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — A Tornado Watch has now been issued for some Big Bend and South Georgia counties until 12 a.m. Friday.

Suwannee and Hamilton counties are all under the watch until 12 a.m. Friday. Clinch and Echols are also under the watch.

A Tornado Watch means tornadoes are possible in and near the watch area.

Meteorologists say our threat for severe weather will be increasing over the next few hours.

Be sure to review your severe weather plan ahead of ANY severe weather threat. If you have to travel, make sure to check the weather conditions, watches, warnings and advisories before going out the door.