March 22, 2005

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations

Special Weather Statement

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for Southwest and South Central Georgia, including Valdosta and Lowndes County, effective until 9 P.M. EST.

A Tornado Watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area. People in the area should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions and listen for late statements and possible warnings.