Tue., April 9, 2013 11:00am
Forecasters say isolated storms are expected across much of Georgia late Thursday into Friday morning. The National Weather Service projects that the main threats from the storms will be damaging wind, large hail, heavy rain and lightning.
Mon., March 11, 2013 11:08am
The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for areas above 1,500 feet in elevation through 5 p.m. Monday. It covers several mountain counties and includes the cities of Blairsville, Dahlonega and Chatsworth.
Tue., February 12, 2013 1:00pm
Forecasters have issued a flood warning for the Ocmulgee River in Macon. The river is forecast to rise above its 18-foot flood stage by Tuesday night and continue to rise to near 19.4 feet by early Thursday afternoon.
Sat., February 2, 2013 11:45am
Georgia's famed groundhog, Gen. Beauregard Lee, has spotted his shadow — indicating we're in for a longer winter.
Mon., December 3, 2012 5:01pm
It may be December, but it feels more like spring. Several cities across Georgia came close to record high temperatures Monday with highs in the 70's. Meteorologist Jason Hess with the National Weather Service in Jacksonville says the warmer weather is due to a high pressure system off the coast.
Mon., October 29, 2012 7:16am
Forecasters say Hurricane Sandy is fueling strong wind gusts in parts of Georgia that knocked out power to thousands of customers in the Atlanta area. The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning through Tuesday morning for several counties in the northeast Georgia mountains.
Sat., October 27, 2012 11:00am
Emergency officials are urging visitors to Georgia beaches to keep out of the water as Hurricane Sandy is expected to whip up dangerous rip currents as the storm passes far offshore.
Thu., September 27, 2012 3:15pm
With the Atlantic storm season nearing its end, the National Weather Service is taking some of its coastal-area radars offline to give them upgrades. The switch to so-called dual-polorization doppler radars is part of a 50 million dollar national radar renovation aimed at boosting forecast accuracy and speeding weather alerts.
Fri., August 24, 2012 4:12pm
Tropical Storm Isaac has strengthened today, with winds in excess of 60 miles per hour, but isn’t expected to become a hurricane until it hits the Gulf of Mexico early next week.
Mon., May 28, 2012 6:50am
Tropical Storm Beryl made landfall Monday morning and threatens to snarl traffic on Memorial Day. The storm is bringing drenching rain, winds and the possibility of flooding to the Georgia coast. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm made landfall in Florida early Monday near Jacksonville Beach.