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Tropical Storm Claudette forms; Rain starts this afternoon in Atlanta | News – Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia 2021-06-19 08:00:00 –

Due to the tropical cyclone claudette, scattered rains will begin this afternoon and in Metro Atlanta and will continue until Sunday.

(Tropical Meteorological Center)

A tropical cyclone will occur at the beginning of Saturday

The· Disturbance I was watching it in the Gulf of Mexico and was finally upgraded to a Tropical Cyclone Claudette at 5am on Saturday, about 45 miles southwest of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Cloudet will continue to rain in the southeastern United States until Sunday.

Rain begins this afternoon in Metro Atlanta

  • Saturday morning -Cloudy and dry.
  • Saturday afternoon -Scattered rain.
  • Saturday night -After sunset, heavy rain will move to Metro Atlanta.
  • Sunday morning -Atlanta Metro continues to have scattered rains, sometimes heavy rains.
  • Sunday afternoon- Scattered rain moving east of Metro Atlanta.
  • Sunday evening -Dry

Flash flood clock

Flash flood surveillance is valid throughout Metro Atlanta until Sunday. It can rain 2 to 5 inches in Atlanta Metro until Monday.

Heavy rains in such a short period of time can cause flash floods, especially from late Saturday to early Sunday.

Isolated tornado

The risk is low, but an isolated tornado can occur as Claudette moves northeast of northern Georgia on Sunday morning.

2021 hurricane season

Ann Above average hurricane season is predicted In the Atlantic Ocean, 13 to 20 named storms, 6 to 10 hurricanes, and 3 to 5 major hurricanes are predicted.

So far, three named storms have occurred. Prior to the claudette, Anna developed in the North Atlantic in May and Bill developed in the West Atlantic and weakened rapidly.

The peak of the hurricane season is September. The season ends on November 30th.



The name of the 2021 storm

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