Flash Flood Watch extended through Wednesday night

Flash Flood Watch extended through Wednesday night

There was no immediate word there of damages or injuries.

Around 10 a.m., the National Weather Service issued a warning that a severe thunderstorm was moving through the county and could produce tornadoes. This is part of a weather front that has been pounding Texas and the plains states.

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Michael Emlaw, a meteorologist with the agency's Charleston office, said more rain was possible Wednesday night but precipitation would likely be limited to showers or a brief thunderstorm.

Rain will develop into downpours and possibly strong to severe storms as the low-pressure system in the upper level of the atmosphere travels closer to northern Florida. This activity coincides with strengthening wind fields which will support a risk for tornadoes and potential damaging surface gusts.

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Forecasters say powerful thunderstorms are possible across parts of the South, bringing the threat of tornadoes to north and central Florida as well as south Georgia.

Tift County's severe weather outlook is listed as "Slight", which is a 2 on the NWS' 5-point scale.

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Three tornadoes were reported in North Carolina, one of which destroyed a volunteer fire department building in Autryville, another overturning a mobile home near Salemburg. A curfew from 7 p.m.to 6 a.m. was imposed in Autryville, a town of about 200 people about 15 miles east of Fayetteville.

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