GA Gov. Nathan Deal declares state of emergency in 28 counties due to Winter Storm Warning

GA Gov. Nathan Deal declares state of emergency in 28 counties due to Winter Storm Warning

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency for 28 counties.

The emergency declaration will take effect immediately and extend through Jan. 5 at midnight.

The counties include: Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Candler, Coffee, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Echols, Effingham, Evans, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Lanier, Lowndes, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, Screven, Tattnall, Toombs, Ware and Wayne.

Read the full declaration from Gov. Deal below:

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