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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 for January 23, 2011.  Map courtesy of the NWS, NOAA, and the HPC.
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This Week in Georgia Weather: January 23

This week's weather started off with a bang as thunderstorms rolled into the northern portion of the state on Monday. Thankfully, we missed out on severe weather that plagued Mississippi and Alabama...

January 23, 2012 - 5:18pm
GFS Model Output for the surface precipitation on Saturday, January 20th.  Courtesy of
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This Week in Georgia Weather: January 17

Well, well, well,.... the calendar "says" it's winter, but where is the winter weather?!! Not within the state this week, that's for sure! Rainy conditions and mild temperatures will stick around...

January 17, 2012 - 10:49am
Forecast temperatures for 7am Friday, January 13, 2012.  Image courtesy of
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This Week In Georgia Weather

An active weather pattern prevails this week as upper-level-low pressure systems spin out from the jet stream. It will seem that we will be dry, then wet, then wet some more, then dry for a day, and...

January 9, 2012 - 1:07pm
National radar image for Tuesday, December 27, 2011.  Image courtesy of
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Students Ask - How Do Weather Radars Work?

Every year, I have the distinct joy of visiting the students of Ms. Jordan’s 6th Grade Science class as they study the unit of meteorology. Ms. Jordan is a teacher at South Central Middle School in...

December 27, 2011 - 12:07pm
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Winter Weather Awareness Week - Day 5 Winter Climatology

Welcome to Winter Weather Awareness Week! The National Weather Service and I have partnered together to bring to you a series of videos to help you prepare for the winter season here in Georgia....

December 16, 2011 - 9:49am