Tonight: Ahead of a strong storm system, warm, moist air will continue streaming into the region tonight, with isolated thunderstorms moving into north and central Georgia overnight. Periods of heavy rain, occasional lightning and gusty winds are the main hazards from any storms that develop.
Friday: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected Friday. There is a potential for some storms to become severe with damaging wind gusts and a couple brief tornadoes possible. Additionally, accumulative total rainfall through Friday is expected to be around 1.25 to 2.5 inches and isolated flash flooding is also a possibility.
Tonight: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
New Year’s Day: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. High near 67. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.