Update: Gov. Nathan Deal declares state of emergency for 88 counties

By: staff
By: staff

Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014

ATLANTA (WRDW)-Gov. Nathan Deal adds 43 counties under a state of emergency, as a precaution after a winter storm warning bringing the total to 88 counties for 45 counties.

The counties under the state of emergency include:
Dade, Walker, Catoosa, Whitfield, Chattooga, Gordon, Floyd, Bartow, Polk, Paulding, Cobb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Barrow, Haralson, Carroll, Douglas, DeKalb, Clarke, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Wilkes, Walton, Rabun, Habersham, Stephens, Franklin, Hart, Madison, Elbert, Lincoln, Murray, Fannin, Gilmer, Union, Towns, Pickens, Dawson, Lumpkin, White, Cherokee, Forsyth, Hall, Banks, Jackson, Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Burke, Butts, Clayton, Columbia, Coweta, Crawford, Emanuel, Fayette, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Heard, Henry, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Jones, Laurens, McDuffie, Meriwether, Monroe, Morgan, Newton, Peach, Pike, Putnam, Richmond, Rockdale, Screven, Spalding, Taliaferro, Treutlen, Troup, Twiggs, Upson, Warren, Washington and Wilkinson.

Deal was criticized for his response to the snow two weeks ago that paralyzed that Atlanta highway system, stranding motorists.

For more on weather conditions in the CSRA stay tuned to News 12 and check for updates on our weather page .

Monday, Feb. 10, 2014

ATLANTA (WRDW)-Gov. Nathan Deal declares a state of emergency for 45 counties as a precaution after a winter storm warning.

The counties under the state of emergency include:
Dade, Walker, Catoosa, Whitfield, Chattooga, Gordon, Floyd, Bartow, Polk, Paulding, Cobb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Barrow, Haralson, Carroll, Douglas, DeKalb, Clarke, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Wilkes, Walton, Rabun, Habersham, Stephens, Franklin, Hart, Madison, Elbert, Lincoln, Murray, Fannin, Gilmer, Union, Towns, Pickens, Dawson, Lumpkin, White, Cherokee, Forsyth, Hall, Banks, and Jackson counties.

Deal was criticized for his response to the snow two weeks ago that paralyzed that Atlanta highway system, stranding motorists.

For more on weather conditions in the CSRA stay tuned to News 12 and check for updates on our weather page .


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