Atlanta, Georgia 2022-01-15 07:30:00 –
In northeastern Georgia, winter storm warnings have been issued from 10 pm Saturday night to midnight Sunday night. This is where the greatest winter weather effects are expected.
4-8 inches of snow and 0.2 inches of ice are possible.
In the surveillance area, scattered power outages and dangerous roads can occur.
Winter weather advisory for all metropolitan areas, including the cities of Rome, Cartersville, Marietta, Carrollton, Douglasville, East Point and Decatur.
With up to 2 inches of snow
It will remain dry in Athens for the Saturday parade.
Saturday weather forecast:
Cloudy and cool
- high temperature: 50 °
- Average height: 54 °
- Rain chance: 30% rain in the afternoon. It is more likely that it will rain in the evening.
What you need to know:
A major winter storm will affect northern Georgia this weekend.
timing: It will rain after 7 pm on Saturday. Most parts of North Georgia can rain all night, but it can snow after midnight through the mountains from Gainesville.
In metropolitan areas, Sunday morning rains can be seen migrating to the winter mixture and all snow migrating by Sunday afternoon. In areas under the warning of winter storms, snow begins early in the day, leading to heavier snowfall.
Total of snow:
Mountain: 5-10 “
Western Georgia: Dusting-2 “
Metro Atlanta: Dusting-2 “
Area south of I-20: little or no accumulation
Total of ice: Glazes are available in many places, especially north and east of Atlanta. Trees and power lines may fall and there may be enough icing to lead to a power outage. Even a small amount of glaze can lead to a very dangerous trip. Heavy ice-covered tree branches and strong gusts up to 35 mph cause power outages when trees / power lines fall. Plan to leave the road from Sunday afternoon to Monday morning, when icy roads can be widespread.
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