Northern Georgia Under Severe Weather Warnings Amid Heavy Wind and Rain

A flash flood watch and tornado watch were issued for parts of Georgia on Thursday, March 25, as heavy rain, wind, and hail hit the region.

Footage shared by Twitter user @KambreeLynnPics, who said it was taken in the city of Woodstock, shows lightning and thunder seconds before a downpour begins.

The National Weather Service (NWS) predicted up to three inches of rainfall in northern Georgia, potentially causing creeks and streams to rise out of their banks.

Northwestern Georgia faced a tornado threat into Thursday evening, according to the NWS. Credit: @KambreeLynnPics via Storyful