Fri., December 4, 2009 7:20pm (EST)

Wintry Weather Expected for Parts of North Georgia
By Carl Zornes
Updated: 4 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
Parts of North Georgia could see an inch or two of snow this weekend.
Parts of North Georgia could see an inch or two of snow this weekend.
Parts of North Georgia could see snow this weekend.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for portions of Northwest and North Georgia effective from 1 a.m. until 10 a.m. Saturday.

Forecasters say that the precipitation will begin as light rain, then change into sleet after midnight.

As it gets closer to sunrise, it should then turn to snow in parts of North and Northwest Georgia.

Some light snow accumulation is possible with amounts generally less than a half an inch north of a Carrollton through Marietta and Dawsonville to Cleveland line. Forecasters say the snowfall should end before noon.

And in the North Georgia mountians about an inch or more of snow, ending sometime Saturday afternoon.

Click here to see the National Weather Service's website for radars, maps and more.