Winter Weather Updates
Freeze warning covers metro Atlanta
Forecasters have issued freeze warnings for much of northern, central and western Georgia as the coldest weather so far this season blows into the state. The National Weather Service said the warni...
November 13, 2014 01:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thousands remain without power, but warmth on way
As crews worked to restore power to hundreds of thousands of Georgians, forecasters hoped warmer temperatures combined with a few rays of sunshine would improve ice-coated roads across the state. Y...
February 13, 2014 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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No power outages reported in Johns Creek
As of 2:30 p.m., Johns Creek has had no power outages reported by Georgia Power or Sawnee EMC. Residents who do become affected by a power outage and who are Georgia Power customers, can report it ...
February 12, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dozens of warming shelters open in metro Atlanta
Dozens of shelters have been opened statewide to keep people warm. They include 35 National Guard armories and 11 Georgia state parks with 2,800 cots available. The Georgia Emergency Management Age...
February 12, 2014 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Storm knocks out power to about 200,000
Local utility companies report that nearly 200,000 customers were without power as ice coated trees and branches are bringing power lines down across the state. Georgia Power reported that nearly 1...
February 12, 2014 01:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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CDC winter storm checklists
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the following checklists for winter storm preparation: Communication Cell phone, portable charger, and extra batteries; battery-powered radio, ...
February 11, 2014 03:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama signs emergency declaration for Georgia
In a dire warning Tuesday, forecasters said a potentially "catastrophic" winter storm threatened to bring a thick layer of ice to Georgia and other parts of the South, causing widespread power outa...
February 11, 2014 01:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winter storm warning in effect
Gov. Nathan Deal has expanded the state of emergency today to include 43 additional counties, bringing the total to 88. The National Weather Service in Peachtree City said this morning its winter s...
February 11, 2014 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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