.SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHEASTERN CHATTOOGA... SOUTHWESTERN GORDON AND NORTHEASTERN FLOYD COUNTIES UNTIL 845 PM EDT... AT 816 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER EVERETT SPRINGS, OR 9 MILES WEST OF CALHOUN. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY. HAZARD...UP TO 40 MPH WIND...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN. IMPACT...EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF LIGHT...UNSECURED OBJECTS. HEAVY RAIN MAY CAUSE TEMPORARY STREET FLOODING ESPECIALLY IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. SOME LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE PLAINVILLE, PINSON, EVERETT SPRINGS AND OOSTANAULA.
While overall thunderstorm chances remain pretty isolated for today and Tuesday, chances increase for scattered thunderstorms Wednesday through Saturday. Some strong storms are possible and isolated severe cannot be ruled out. The heat index could approach advisory level (near 105 degrees) across portions of the area, particularly central Georgia and eastern north Georgia, Tuesday through Thursday.
Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Independence Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.