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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather: Frost advisory in effect through 9 a.m. Saturday. Area rivers still at, near flood stage but cresting. Sunny and 62 on Saturday and Sunday.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather: Frost advisory in effect through 9 a.m. Saturday. Area rivers still at, near flood stage but cresting. Sunny and 62 on Saturday and Sunday.

  THE CHILL The NWS has issued a frost advisory in effect from 1 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday. The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Frost Advisory, which is in effect from 1 AM to 9 AM EST Saturday. * TEMPERATURES…In the lower to middle 30s. * TIMING…Overnight and early Saturday… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Wind chill of 29 degrees at 7 p.m.; overnight low will be in that range. Some concerns about black ice overnight. Rivers still rising.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Wind chill of 29 degrees at 7 p.m.; overnight low will be in that range. Some concerns about black ice overnight. Rivers still rising.

THE CHILL At 7 p.m., it  was 35 degrees in Rome. With the steady 7-mph wind, the wind chill was at 29 degrees. Tonight’s low will be 29 degrees — and that’s before the wind chill. Please bundle up on Friday as the kids head to school There’s a potential for black ice for some… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Just under an inch of rain through 8 p.m. with more on the way. Latest on flood watch, river warnings. Thursday’s high: Only 41 degrees.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Just under an inch of rain through 8 p.m. with more on the way. Latest on flood watch, river warnings. Thursday’s high: Only 41 degrees.

THE LATEST Flash flood watch for much of North Georgia, including our area, now through 7 a.m. Thursday: Some areas could see two to three inches of additional rain, on top of what we had on Monday. Heaviest rain due this afternoon, evening. The extra rain could cause  creeks and streams to overflow, flooding roads… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Impact: Polk County schools set two-hour delayed start for Tuesday. Bartow County Schools open. Gordon County Schools open but buses won’t run on flooded roads; tardy or absences will be waived.

Ware Mechanical Weather Impact: Polk County schools set two-hour delayed start for Tuesday. Bartow County Schools open. Gordon County Schools open but buses won’t run on flooded roads; tardy or absences will be waived.

  From Polk County Schools:  “Polk School District has been monitoring the condition of the roads all afternoon and evening. We have been in constant contact with public works, 911, and the Polk School District Transportation Department, and will continue to do so through the early morning hours. Because of the possibility of the roads… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alerts: Flash flood watch Wednesday, early Thursday. Flood warnings:  Lock & Dam Park, Armuchee Creek, Oostanaula near Calhoun; in Rome, holding at 23.63 feet. More rain due.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alerts: Flash flood watch Wednesday, early Thursday. Flood warnings: Lock & Dam Park, Armuchee Creek, Oostanaula near Calhoun; in Rome, holding at 23.63 feet. More rain due.

  THE LATEST Flash flood watch for much of North Georgia, including our area, from 4 a.m. Wednesday through 7 a.m. Thursday: Some areas could see two to three inches of additional rain, on top of what we had on Monday. Heaviest rain due Wednesday afternoon, evening. The extra rain could cause creeks and streams… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood warning for Floyd, Bartow, Polk until10:30 p.m. Another half-inch due through dawn. Some roads closed in Floyd, Bartow, Gordon. Flood warning in Rockmart. 190 without power in eastern Floyd. Flood watch through 7 a.m. Wednesday. Rain: 2.67 inches in Rome, 3.19 inches in Cartersville.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood warning for Floyd, Bartow, Polk until10:30 p.m. Another half-inch due through dawn. Some roads closed in Floyd, Bartow, Gordon. Flood warning in Rockmart. 190 without power in eastern Floyd. Flood watch through 7 a.m. Wednesday. Rain: 2.67 inches in Rome, 3.19 inches in Cartersville.

THE LATEST THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR SOUTHEASTERN FLOYD COUNTY, POLK COUNTY, BARTOW COUNTY   * UNTIL 1030 PM EST.  AT 434 PM EST, SEVERAL REPORTS OF WATER OVER ROADWAYS HAVE OCCURRED IN AN AREA THAT RECEIVED UP TO THREE INCHES OF HEAVY RAIN. AN ADDITIONAL HALF TO ONE INCH MAY FALL THIS… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Between 2 to 3 inches of rain Monday and Tuesday. Also: Colder than normal, highs near 50.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Between 2 to 3 inches of rain Monday and Tuesday. Also: Colder than normal, highs near 50.

OUTLOOK Two to three inches of rain are expected Monday into early Wednesday as two fronts move through the area. The heaviest rain will be a line from Columbus to Athens, including Northwest Georgia. Making it worse: Colder-than-normal temperatures (50 at best vs. 66 degrees, our normal high for this time of year). FORECAST Veterans… Read more

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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Freeze warning in effect tonight until 10 a.m. Sunday. Low near 29 expected. Windy, high near 48 today.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Freeze warning in effect tonight until 10 a.m. Sunday. Low near 29 expected. Windy, high near 48 today.

  OUTLOOK FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EST SUNDAY… * TEMPERATURES…Upper 20s to lower 30s. * TIMING…9 PM EST this evening through 10 AM EST Sunday. * IMPACTS…Freezing temperatures could kill sensitive vegetation and damage unprotected outdoor plumbing. * Locations…North Georgia and parts of west central Georgia,… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Freeze warning early Saturday, low of 33; freeze watch Sunday morning, low of 29.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Freeze warning early Saturday, low of 33; freeze watch Sunday morning, low of 29.

  THE LATEST The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Freeze Warning, which is in effect from 3 AM to 10 AM EST Saturday. A Freeze Watch has also been issued from Saturday evening through Sunday morning. * TEMPERATURES…Upper 20s to lower 30s. * Timing…3 AM EST through 10 AM EST Saturday.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: First freeze watch of the season set for early Saturday. This evening’s weather cancellations.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: First freeze watch of the season set for early Saturday. This evening’s weather cancellations.

  THE LATEST FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. * TEMPERATURES…UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S. * TIMING…3 AM EST THROUGH 10 AM EST. * IMPACTS…FREEZING TEMPERATURES MAY… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain should continue into this evening with some thunder. Much cooler temperatures this weekend; low Sunday morning: 30.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain should continue into this evening with some thunder. Much cooler temperatures this weekend; low Sunday morning: 30.

  OUTLOOK Some thunder and light rain this afternoon, continuing into the evening. FORECAST This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny this afternoon with a high of 71. Low of 37 by Friday night/Saturday morning.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny this afternoon with a high of 71. Low of 37 by Friday night/Saturday morning.

  The sun has returned following the morning storm front. Rainfall was about what was expected: In Rome, 0.77 of an inch; in Cartersville, about a third of an inch. FORECAST This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Storms expected between 3-8 a.m. Tuesday. Delayed start for Chattooga, Dade, Walker, Catoosa schools. Hourly forecast through 8 a.m. Tuesday. Strong winds, heavy rain, brief tornadoes possible.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Storms expected between 3-8 a.m. Tuesday. Delayed start for Chattooga, Dade, Walker, Catoosa schools. Hourly forecast through 8 a.m. Tuesday. Strong winds, heavy rain, brief tornadoes possible.

THE LATEST Because of Tuesday morning’s stormy forecast, Chattooga County Schools will have a three-hour delay. Buses will pick up students three hours later than normal that morning. (From Sheriff Mark Schrader). Other schools opening late in extreme Northwest Georgia: Dade County, two hours; Walker County Schools, two hours; Catooa County schools, two hours. Several… Read more

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