Rain across the area right now with some rain/sleet/snow mix reported in Coosa and West Rome areas. Temperature is 40 degree at Rome Airport as of 6:30 p.m. with wind chill at 35 degrees. Low tonight expected around 36 degrees, so we could see more sleet/snow mix but little accumulation if any expected.
A Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory are in effect for portions of the north Georgia mountains beginning this evening and lasting through Sunday morning. A wintry mix of snow and sleet, possibly changing to freezing rain at times, can be expected. Snow and ice accumulations will be highest at elevations above 2000 feet. See ATLWSWFFC for further details.
Tonight: Rain, mainly before 5am. Low around 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.