From the National Weather Service on Thursday afternoon:
“Here is our initial update for the Potential Tropical Cyclone which formed in the gulf this morning. The current track will bring it across Georgia on Saturday as a post-tropical cyclone. Primary impacts will be some much needed rain and potentially gusty winds.”
In our area, we’re looking at perhaps a half to an inch of rain with a 10 percent of feeling tropical storm force winds.
We’ll dip into the low 40s again Friday morning following a high of only 68 today. A bit warmer over the weekend but rain moves in Saturday evening and could hang around for a few days.
Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind.
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.