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Tornado Warning issued for South Georgia until 12:15 p.m. ET

Posted at 11:50 AM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 11:50:41-04

(WTXL) — The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for portions of South Georgia as a line of storms approaches the area.

Decatur, Grady, Miller, Mitchell and Thomas counties are all under the warning until 12:15 p.m. ET as a severe thunderstorm capable of producing tornadoes moves through the area.

The storm is moving east at 50 MPH.

If you're issued a tornado warning, then it's time to go to your safe place. That means a tornado is imminent and it's been spotted by a trained storm spotter or detected by rotation on radar.

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