Heavy rain, strong winds sweep through Northwest Georgia Tuesday night.
- Bartow County Emergency Management reported 50 to 60 trees down, some minor structural damage and a tractor trailer flipped near Macedonia and Boss roads.
- Rainfall: Since 6 a.m. Monday, Rome has recorded 2.28 inches of rain; Cartersville, 2.88 inches; Calhoun, 2.83 inches.
- Flood warnings are up for Armuchee Creek, the Coosa (Lock and Dam as well as Plant Hammond), the Oostanaula River near Calhoun and Chattooga River near Summerville.
- Power: Just a handful of outages at 8:20 a.m., with a few near Cartersville and Summerville, according to Georgia Power. A similar report for the northern counties served by North Georgia EMC.
Thunderstorms will be possible over North Georgia on Saturday and across the entire area on Sunday.
Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.