Hail Map for Jefferson, GA

The Jefferson, GA area has had 6 reports of on-the-ground hail by trained spotters, and has been under severe weather warnings 19 times during the past 12 months. Doppler radar has detected hail at or near Jefferson, GA on 23 occasions.

Name: Jefferson, GA
Where Located: 52.8 miles ENE of Atlanta, GA
Map: Google Map for Jefferson, GA
Population: 9432
Housing Units: 3666
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Hail and Wind Damage Spotted near Jefferson, GA

Date / Time Report Details
6/22/2019 1:49 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/22/2019 1:52 AM EDT At 149 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles east of banks crossing to braselton, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gainesville, jefferson, commerce, homer, braselton, lula, maysville, hoschton, clermont, pendergrass, gillsville, talmo, peach state speedway, pinefield crossroads, murrayville, apple valley, hollingsworth and banks crossing.
6/22/2019 1:21 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/22/2019 1:24 AM EDT At 121 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near baldwin to war hill park, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2019 1:21 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/22/2019 1:24 AM EDT At 121 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near baldwin to war hill park, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/22/2019 1:21 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/22/2019 1:24 AM EDT At 121 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near baldwin to war hill park, moving southeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/20/2019 1:55 PM EDT Several large trees down and aluminum bleachers blown over at lamar murphy park in jackson county GA, 2.4 miles SW of Jefferson, GA
4/19/2019 9:35 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/19/2019 9:40 AM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for east central barrow, northwestern clarke and southeastern jackson counties will expire at 945 am edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
4/19/2019 9:25 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/19/2019 9:29 AM EDT At 925 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over bear creek reservoir, or 7 miles southeast of jefferson, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, arcade, athens-clarke county, westgate park, james holland youth sports cmpx, bear creek reservoir, sandy creek recreation area, oconee heights and barretts mill.
4/19/2019 9:08 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/19/2019 9:14 AM EDT At 908 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near gratis, or near monroe, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/19/2019 7:44 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/19/2019 7:48 AM EDT At 743 am edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near arcade, or near jefferson, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/14/2019 1:43 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 1:48 PM EDT At 143 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pendergrass, or 7 miles northwest of jefferson, moving northeast at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/14/2019 1:19 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 1:24 PM EDT At 119 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over dacula, or near lawrenceville, moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/14/2019 12:54 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 12:59 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for northwestern oconee, barrow, eastern walton and southwestern jackson counties will expire at 100 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning have weakened below severe limits, and have exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. a tornado watch remains in effect until 200 pm edt for north central and northeastern georgia.
4/14/2019 12:36 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 12:41 PM EDT At 1236 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from auburn to bold springs to near jersey, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. locations impacted include, winder, monroe, jefferson, braselton, auburn, social circle, statham, hoschton, bethlehem, good hope, carl, ebenezer, fort yargo state park, county line, thompsons mill, nicholasville, chateau elan, pannell, campton and russell. Time, mot, loc 1636z 213deg 123kt 3404 8384 3390 8377 3373 8376.
4/14/2019 12:30 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 12:35 PM EDT At 1230 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near grayson to youth to near oxford, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, lawrenceville, winder, monroe, jefferson, snellville, loganville, braselton, auburn, dacula, social circle, grayson, statham, hoschton, walnut grove, bethlehem, between, good hope, carl, jersey and fort yargo state park.
4/14/2019 12:18 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/14/2019 12:22 PM EDT At 1218 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near rosebud to near georgia international horse park to rocky plains, moving northeast at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
9/27/2018 5:37 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 9/27/2018 5:40 PM EDT At 536 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near arcade to whitehall to penfield, moving northeast at 55 mph (trained weather spotters have reported numerous trees down in multiple locations). Hazards include 70 mph wind gusts. Expect considerable tree damage. damage is likely to mobile homes, roofs, and outbuildings. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, greensboro, watkinsville, lexington, athens, statham, arcade, nicholson, union point, winterville, bogart, crawford, north high shoals, bethlehem, colbert, arnoldsville, woodville, maxeys and bishop.
9/27/2018 5:26 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 9/27/2018 5:30 PM EDT A severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect until 545 pm edt for oconee. southeastern barrow. morgan. clarke. northeastern walton. northern greene. southeastern jackson. oglethorpe and southwestern madison counties. At 524 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from gratis to apalachee to near godfrey, moving northeast.
9/27/2018 5:08 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 9/27/2018 5:12 PM EDT At 506 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near between to hard labor creek state park to shady dale, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated. multiple trees have been reported down with this storm). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
9/26/2018 5:31 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 9/26/2018 5:34 PM EDT At 530 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over thompsons mill, or 9 miles northwest of winder, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, braselton, auburn, hoschton, pendergrass, carl, talmo, candler, county line, thompsons mill, chateau elan, chestnut mountain and road atlanta-lanier speedway.
9/26/2018 5:08 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 9/26/2018 5:12 PM EDT At 508 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over hog mountain, or 10 miles northeast of lawrenceville, moving east at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
8/9/2018 6:15 PM EDT Tree down across winder hwy ay adella dr in jackson county GA, 2.1 miles N of Jefferson, GA
8/8/2018 7:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/8/2018 7:09 PM EDT At 706 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pocataligo to near jefferson, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/22/2018 6:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/22/2018 6:53 PM EDT At 650 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over auburn, or 7 miles northwest of winder, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/21/2018 5:05 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/21/2018 5:08 AM EDT At 446 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near maysville to near talmo, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, commerce, braselton, statham, maysville, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, pendergrass, talmo, peach state speedway, apple valley and westgate park.
7/21/2018 4:46 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/21/2018 4:50 AM EDT At 446 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near maysville to near talmo, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, commerce, braselton, statham, maysville, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, pendergrass, talmo, peach state speedway, apple valley and westgate park.
7/21/2018 4:31 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/21/2018 4:35 AM EDT At 430 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near gainesville to oakwood, moving southeast at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
6/25/2018 5:43 PM EDT Tree down at the intersection of hwy 129 and etheridge r in jackson county GA, 3.6 miles NNW of Jefferson, GA
6/25/2018 5:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/25/2018 5:44 PM EDT At 539 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles southwest of carnesville to near jefferson, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/25/2018 5:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/25/2018 5:16 PM EDT At 512 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was centered03 7 miles east of gainesville, moving southeast at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/31/2018 6:02 PM EDT At 602 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over gillsville, or 9 miles east of gainesville, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
5/28/2018 9:52 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 5/28/2018 9:58 PM EDT At 952 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near gillsville to near raoul to 6 miles southeast of pinefield crossroads, moving northwest at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, gainesville, jefferson, commerce, homer, lula, maysville, pendergrass, gillsville, pinefield crossroads and hollingsworth.
5/28/2018 9:34 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 5/28/2018 9:39 PM EDT At 934 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near pendergrass to banks crossing to pocataligo, moving north at 25 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
7/23/2017 7:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/23/2017 7:16 PM EDT At 711 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over auburn, moving east at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
7/7/2017 4:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/7/2017 4:33 PM EDT At 427 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near winder, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, statham, arcade, nicholson, bogart, athens-clarke county, westgate park, russell, bear creek reservoir and oconee heights.
7/7/2017 4:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/7/2017 4:18 PM EDT The national weather service in peachtree city has issued a * severe thunderstorm warning for. north central oconee county in northeastern georgia. barrow county in north central georgia. northwestern clarke county in northeastern georgia. Southern jackson county in northeastern georgia.
7/6/2017 3:26 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for banks, eastern jackson and western madison counties will expire at 330 pm edt, the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and has exited the warned area. therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire. however gusty winds are still possible with this thunderstorm. to report severe weather, contact your nearest law enforcement agency. they will relay your report to the national weather service peachtree city.
7/6/2017 2:56 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/6/2017 3:00 PM EDT At 256 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over commerce, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, commerce, homer, danielsville, maysville, arcade, nicholson, ila, gillsville, pocataligo, peach state speedway, diamond hill, pinefield crossroads, apple valley, neese, hollingsworth and banks crossing.
7/6/2017 2:41 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/6/2017 2:44 PM EDT At 241 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near peach state speedway, or near jefferson, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
6/23/2017 9:27 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for southwestern banks and jackson counties will expire at 930 pm edt. the storm which prompted the warning has weakened below severe limits, and no longer poses an immediate threat to life or property. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. However heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.
6/23/2017 9:04 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/23/2017 9:09 PM EDT At 904 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over pendergrass, or 7 miles northwest of jefferson, moving east at 55 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, commerce, braselton, maysville, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, pendergrass, talmo, peach state speedway, apple valley and banks crossing.
6/23/2017 8:50 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/23/2017 8:53 PM EDT At 849 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near hog mountain, or 11 miles northeast of lawrenceville, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
4/5/2017 11:31 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/5/2017 11:34 PM EDT At 1131 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over commerce, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include tennis ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. People and animals outdoors will be injured. expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, commerce, homer, danielsville, lula, maysville, arcade, nicholson, comer, colbert, ila, carlton, gillsville, hull, athens-clarke county, westgate park, diamond hill, smithonia, barretts mill and point peter.
4/5/2017 11:27 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/5/2017 11:30 PM EDT At 1126 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over apple valley, or over commerce, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, commerce, homer, danielsville, lula, maysville, arcade, nicholson, comer, colbert, ila, carlton, gillsville, hull, athens-clarke county, westgate park, diamond hill, smithonia, barretts mill and point peter.
4/5/2017 11:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/5/2017 11:09 PM EDT At 1106 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over talmo, or 8 miles southeast of gainesville, moving east at 70 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
4/5/2017 12:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/5/2017 12:11 PM EDT At 1207 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near dacula to gum creek, moving northeast at 65 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/21/2017 9:05 PM EDT Trees were reported down on two cars in different locations in arcade... ga in jackson county GA, 5.2 miles NW of Jefferson, GA
3/21/2017 8:55 PM EDT *** 1 fatal *** large tree downed on home killing 1 person inside the home along hwy 332 between braselton and pendergrass. additional details unknown at this tim in jackson county GA, 5.6 miles E of Jefferson, GA
3/21/2017 8:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 3/21/2017 8:47 PM EDT At 843 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from demorest to near gainesville to buford, moving east-southeast at 50 mph (radar indicated, plus multiple reports of downed trees and powerlines due to the very strong winds). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
3/21/2017 7:24 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 3/21/2017 7:27 PM EDT At 723 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near statham, or near jefferson, moving east at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and half dollar size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
3/21/2017 6:53 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 3/21/2017 6:56 PM EDT At 653 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near nicholson, or near jefferson, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include half dollar size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. damage to vehicles is expected
3/21/2017 6:25 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.9 miles WNW of Jefferson, GA, public reported quarter-sized hail in outside home in jefferson... ga.
3/21/2017 6:18 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 2.1 miles N of Jefferson, GA, public reported quarter-sized hail at jackson county high school
12/29/2016 4:15 AM EST Several trees and power lines down in the area of magnolia avenue and david street in jefferson ga. homes were also damaged and tin was blown off a roo in jackson county GA, 2.1 miles WSW of Jefferson, GA
12/29/2016 4:15 AM EST Several trees and power lines down in the area of magnolia avenue and david street in jefferson ga. homes were also damaged and tin was blown off a roo in jackson county GA, 1.6 miles NNW of Jefferson, GA
12/29/2016 4:15 AM EST All lanes blocked on sr 82 at fairlane dr due to trees down across the road in the south part of jefferson. ga power also reporting approximately 1000 without power in in jackson county GA, 2 miles NW of Jefferson, GA
12/29/2016 4:08 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 12/29/2016 4:11 AM EST At 407 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over nicholson, or near jefferson, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, arcade, nicholson and apple valley.
12/29/2016 4:00 AM EST All lanes blocked on sr 82 at fairlane dr due to trees down across the road in the south part of jefferson. ga power also reporting approximately 1000 without power in in jackson county GA, 2 miles NW of Jefferson, GA
12/29/2016 4:00 AM EST Several trees and power lines down in the area of magnolia avenue and david street in jefferson ga. homes were also damaged and tin was blown off a roo in jackson county GA, 1.6 miles NNW of Jefferson, GA
12/29/2016 3:54 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 12/29/2016 3:57 AM EST At 353 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located over pendergrass, or near jefferson, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include, jefferson, commerce, braselton, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, pendergrass, talmo, apple valley, peach state speedway and thompsons mill.
12/29/2016 3:38 AM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 12/29/2016 3:42 AM EST At 337 am est, a severe thunderstorm was located near flowery branch, or 11 miles south of gainesville, moving east at 45 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees
11/30/2016 3:12 PM EST The tornado warning for central jackson, northwestern clarke and east central barrow counties will expire at 315 pm est, the tornado threat has diminished and the tornado warning has been cancelled. however, damaging winds remain likely and a severe thunderstorm warning remains in effect for the area. a tornado watch also remains in effect until 600 pm est for north central and northeastern georgia.
11/30/2016 2:56 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 11/30/2016 2:59 PM EST At 255 pm est, severe thunderstorms capable of producing tornadoes was located near russell in barrow county. another strong area of rotation was located 5 miles west of peach state speedway in jackson county. both storms were moving northeast at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. Locations impacted include, winder, jefferson, statham, maysville, arcade, nicholson, bogart, athens-clarke county, apple valley, bear creek reservoir, westgate park, peach state speedway, russell and oconee heights.
11/30/2016 2:43 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 11/30/2016 2:48 PM EST At 242 pm est, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over harbin, or near winder, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely.
11/30/2016 2:28 PM EST Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 11/30/2016 2:32 PM EST At 228 pm est, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from oscarville to near thompsons mill to grayson, moving northeast at 60 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. And trees.
7/21/2016 6:32 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/21/2016 6:36 PM EDT At 632 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over bethlehem, or near winder, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, statham, arcade, bogart, north high shoals, bethlehem, nicholasville, gratis, campton, russell, bold springs, fort yargo state park and eastville.
7/21/2016 5:58 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/21/2016 6:03 PM EDT At 557 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over winder, moving south at 10 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, auburn, statham, arcade, hoschton, bogart, north high shoals, bethlehem, carl, nicholasville, gratis, campton, county line, russell, bold springs, fort yargo state park and eastville.
7/6/2016 1:40 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/6/2016 1:43 PM EDT At 139 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near jefferson, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, danielsville, arcade, nicholson, comer, colbert, ila, neese, diamond hill, apple valley, watson mill bridge state park, peach state speedway, paoli and pocataligo.
4/7/2016 12:27 AM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 4/7/2016 12:30 AM EDT At 1226 am edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from buford to near lithonia to near sunny side, moving east at 50 mph (radar indicated. damaging winds have already been reported with this line). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding. and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to lawrenceville, mcdonough, conyers, winder, monroe, covington, jefferson, watkinsville, snellville, buford, loganville, braselton, auburn, locust grove, dacula, social circle, grayson, statham, oxford and arcade.
8/17/2015 8:48 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/17/2015 8:52 PM EDT At 847 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near homer to near ila, moving northeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, homer, maysville, arcade, nicholson, ila, gillsville, pinefield crossroads, hollingsworth, apple valley, bear creek reservoir, peach state speedway, banks crossing, pocataligo and vanna.
8/17/2015 8:15 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/17/2015 8:18 PM EDT At 814 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from pendergrass to arcade, moving northeast at 35 mph. these storms have a history of producing wind damage (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, homer, braselton, statham, maysville, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, bogart, pendergrass, ila, gillsville, talmo, pinefield crossroads, hollingsworth, apple valley, bear creek reservoir, peach state speedway and banks crossing.
8/17/2015 8:06 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/17/2015 8:09 PM EDT At 805 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near hoschton to near bethlehem, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, braselton, auburn, statham, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, bethlehem, pendergrass, carl, talmo, gratis, apple valley, bear creek reservoir, chateau elan, campton, peach state speedway, county line and russell.
8/17/2015 7:47 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/17/2015 7:50 PM EDT At 747 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from near dacula to near between, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to lawrenceville, winder, monroe, jefferson, braselton, auburn, dacula, statham, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, bethlehem, pendergrass, between, carl, talmo, gratis, bear creek reservoir, chateau elan and campton.
8/17/2015 7:35 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/17/2015 7:38 PM EDT At 734 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from grayson to near between, moving northeast at 30 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to lawrenceville, winder, monroe, jefferson, snellville, loganville, braselton, auburn, dacula, grayson, statham, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, walnut grove, bethlehem, pendergrass, between, carl and talmo.
8/10/2015 6:02 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/10/2015 6:05 PM EDT At 602 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over winder, moving southeast at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, braselton, auburn, statham, arcade, hoschton, bethlehem, carl, russell, fort yargo state park, bear creek reservoir and county line.
8/10/2015 5:44 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 8/10/2015 5:47 PM EDT At 544 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near pendergrass, or 8 miles northwest of jefferson, moving east at 20 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, maysville, arcade, nicholson, pendergrass, talmo, apple valley and peach state speedway.
7/14/2015 8:12 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 7/14/2015 8:15 PM EDT At 811 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located extending from 9 miles northwest of gainesville to near flowery branch to near free home, moving southeast at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to gainesville, lawrenceville, winder, jefferson, cumming, duluth, sugar hill, suwanee, buford, braselton, auburn, flowery branch, dacula, oakwood, statham, arcade, hoschton, bethlehem, pendergrass and carl.
6/24/2015 4:07 PM EDT Radar Image for Severe Thunderstorms near Jefferson, GA at 6/24/2015 4:19 PM EDT At 407 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located near talmo, or 8 miles southeast of gainesville, moving southeast at 15 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to gainesville, jefferson, commerce, braselton, maysville, arcade, hoschton, pendergrass, gillsville, talmo, candler, apple valley, peach state speedway and road atlanta-lanier speedway.
5/26/2015 6:38 PM EDT The severe thunderstorm warning for madison, southeastern banks, clarke, oglethorpe and eastern jackson counties will expire at 645 pm edt, the storms which prompted the warning will soon move out of the area. therefore the warning will be allowed to expire. however heavy rain is still possible with these thunderstorms and isolated flooding is still a threat.
5/26/2015 6:27 PM EDT At 625 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near ila to near comer to near lexington, moving northeast at 50 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, danielsville, lexington, athens, arcade, nicholson, comer, winterville, crawford, colbert, arnoldsville, ila, carlton, hull, athens-clarke county (balance), whitehall, stephens, smithonia and beechwood hills.
5/26/2015 6:00 PM EDT At 600 pm edt, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near arcade to athens-clarke county (balance) to 8 miles north of buckhead, moving northeast at 50 mph (law enforcement). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts. Expect damage to roofs. siding and trees. Other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, madison, watkinsville, danielsville, lexington, athens, statham, arcade, nicholson, comer, winterville, bogart, crawford, north high shoals, colbert, arnoldsville, ila, woodville and carlton.
4/20/2015 4:13 PM EDT At 412 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm was located over carl, or near winder, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated). Hazards include 60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. Hail damage to vehicles is expected. expect wind damage to roofs, siding and trees. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, commerce, athens, braselton, auburn, statham, arcade, nicholson, hoschton, bogart, bethlehem, carl, hull, athens-clarke county (balance), beechwood hills, bear creek reservoir, sandy creek recreation area, fort yargo state park and barretts mill. a tornado watch remains in effect until 800 pm edt for northeastern georgia. 1. 00in.
4/20/2015 3:39 PM EDT At 338 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over jefferson, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, danielsville, arcade, nicholson, ila, neese, diamond hill, apple valley, peach state speedway and pocataligo. Radar indicated.
4/20/2015 3:38 PM EDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 1.4 miles SSE of Jefferson, GA
4/20/2015 3:18 PM EDT At 318 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over hoschton, or near winder, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to jefferson, commerce, danielsville, arcade, nicholson, pendergrass, ila, neese, diamond hill, apple valley, peach state speedway and pocataligo. Radar indicated.
4/20/2015 3:14 PM EDT At 304 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near auburn, or 8 miles northwest of winder, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, braselton, auburn, flowery branch, dacula, hoschton, pendergrass, carl, talmo, candler, chateau elan, county line, road atlanta-lanier speedway, thompsons mill, chestnut mountain and hog mountain. Radar indicated.
4/20/2015 3:04 PM EDT At 304 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near auburn, or 8 miles northwest of winder, moving east at 40 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, braselton, auburn, flowery branch, dacula, hoschton, pendergrass, carl, talmo, candler, chateau elan, county line, road atlanta-lanier speedway, thompsons mill, chestnut mountain and hog mountain. Radar indicated.
4/20/2015 2:54 PM EDT At 253 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located near sugar hill, or near lawrenceville, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to winder, jefferson, sugar hill, suwanee, buford, braselton, auburn, flowery branch, dacula, hoschton, pendergrass, carl, talmo, rest haven, candler, chateau elan, county line, road atlanta-lanier speedway, thompsons mill and chestnut mountain. Radar indicated.
4/20/2015 2:44 PM EDT At 244 pm edt, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over suwanee, or 7 miles northwest of lawrenceville, moving east at 35 mph (radar indicated rotation). Hazards include tornado and golf ball size hail. Flying debris will be dangerous to those caught without shelter. mobile homes will be damaged or destroyed. damage to roofs, windows and vehicles will occur. tree damage is likely. other locations in the warning include but are not limited to lawrenceville, winder, jefferson, duluth, sugar hill, suwanee, buford, braselton, auburn, flowery branch, dacula, hoschton, pendergrass, carl, talmo, rest haven, candler, chateau elan, county line and fort yargo state park. Radar indicated.
8/23/2013 10:45 PM EDT Estimated 75-80 trees down...mainly in the jefferson and arcade area. 10 houses damaged...most with trees on them but a couple with windows blown out from the strong wi in jackson county GA, 1.5 miles WNW of Jefferson, GA
6/2/2013 5:05 PM EDT Jackson county emergency manager reported seven to eight trees dow in jackson county GA, 0.8 miles SSE of Jefferson, GA
6/5/2012 12:30 PM EDT Golf Ball sized hail reported 5 miles NNW of Jefferson, GA, golf ball size hail occurred near hwy 358 and prospect church rd area not far from i-16.
4/3/2012 4:32 PM EDT Quarter sized hail reported 4.3 miles ENE of Jefferson, GA
1/1/0001 12:00 AM Quarter sized hail reported 1.5 miles WNW of Jefferson, GA