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Tornadoes in Central Georgia
March 1, 2007

updated March 12, 2007
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at least 14 tornadoes in Central Georgia...

On Thursday, March 1, 2007 severe thunderstorms moved across Central Georgia, producing several tornadoes that resulted in significant damage in several counties. At least two tornadoes caused fatalities (Taylor and Sumter Counties), while others caused injuries. According to survey teams from the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Peachtree City, Georgia, the tornadoes ranged in intensity from EF0 to EF3.

NWS survey teams continue in the field and more information may become available. Check back for updates.

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Below is a map of the counties known to be hit by tornadoes.

map showing counties hit by tornadoes on March 1, 2007