First Alert Weather: Tornado watch in effect for Southeast Georgia until 6 p.m.

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A tornado watch is in effect for all of Southeast Georgia until 6 p.m. Wednesday.

This means conditions are favorable for severe storms and isolated tornadoes.

A tornado warning was in effect for Pierce County in the 11 a.m. hour, but was quickly expired.

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Posted by Action News Jax on Wednesday, March 4, 2020

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Locally heavy downpours, some lightning and gusty winds are the main threat with any thunderstorms for the area. A few storms could produce some small hail as well in southeast Georgia.

Highs will be in the lower 80s again today in Jacksonville. A line of showers and storms will move into the area Thursday afternoon. A few of those storms could be strong. The main threat is gusty winds and locally heavy downpours. An isolated tornado threat is there as well. We dry out and cool down for Friday and into the weekend.