MILLEDGEVILLE — The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for areas of Central Georgia including Baldwin, Hancock, Putnam, Jones and Wilkinson counties. The watch extends also to Greene and Morgan counties.
The watch is in effect until 3 p.m.
Thirty-three counties are included in the watch area.
A significant weather advisory for 40 mph winds and heavy rains is also in effect for the central Georgia area through 11:45 a.m.
These storms have the potential to also produce pea-sized hail. Eatonton and Reynolds Plantation areas may also see ponding of water on roadways.