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Chrissy Warrilow is thrilled to serve the state of Georgia as a member of the GPB New Media Team and as a meteorologist. After growing up in Alpharetta, Chrissy graduated from Georgia Tech in 2007 with her degree in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences. Chrissy’s experience includes internships with the National Weather Service in Peachtree City, Cumulus Radio in Atlanta, and WGCL-TV CBS Atlanta. She is a member of the Metro Atlanta chapter of the American Meteorological Society/National Weather Association, as well as the Iota (Georgia Tech) Chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi, the National Honorary Fraternity for College and University Bands.

Recent Blog Posts

Surface weather map from NOAA and the NWS.
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This Week In Georgia Weather - February 27th

Spring is right around the corner, and the temperatures will also be spring-like throughout the week (think 70's and 80's!!). However, don't expect sunshine and rainbows during this time period;...

February 27, 2012 - 5:04pm
Dr. Warren Washington is a chief scientist at UCAR and a senior scientist at NCAR (PHOTO: UCAR).
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Dr. Warren M. Washington: Atmospheric Researcher and Living Legend

February is Black History Month, and it is also a wonderful time for me to spotlight a remarkable atmospheric scientist and climate researcher. His name is Dr. Warren M. Washington, and his...

February 20, 2012 - 8:24am
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Students Ask: How Do Meteorologists Predict The Weather?

Today’s post is a continuation of my communication with Ms. Jordan’s 6th Grade Science Class at South Central Middle School! South Central MS is located in Emerson, Georgia, in Bartow...

February 15, 2012 - 1:25pm
Surface weather map for Monday, February 13, 2012.  (Courtesy: NOAA, NWS, and the HPC)
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This Week In Georgia Weather - February 13th

It's finally starting to feel like winter again! An arctic air mass moved into the state over the weekend, causing temperatures to drop over 30 degrees and potentially damaging many fruit crops....

February 13, 2012 - 1:36pm
"The Wedge", a weather pattern characterized by a pool of cold air.  Image couretsy of
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This Week In Georgia Weather - February 6, 2012

The mild winter conditions continue, even through the second week of February. Nevertheless, a wedge of cold air has set up over the northeastern corner of the state on Monday, keeping temperatures...

February 6, 2012 - 3:48pm