***UPDATED at 4:46 P.M. on Thursday, July 2nd***
Augusta, GA – Columbia County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Pam Tucker tells us that a tree is down on Hardy McManus Road at Halali Farm Road. There is possibly power lines down as well. Columbia County Sheriff’s Office deputies are on the way to the scene. Please avoid that area when driving, if possible.
There is also a tree down on Walton Way in Augusta, which is blocking traffic.
***POSTED at 4:19 P.M. on Thursday, July 2nd***
Augusta, GA – The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect until 9:00 p.m. Thursday for several CSRA counties.
In Georgia, this watch includes the following CSRA counties:
In South Carolina, this watch includes the following CSRA counties:
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