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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat wave continues, high of 96 today, but will feel like 99 with heat index. No relief at least until Wednesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat wave continues, high of 96 today, but will feel like 99 with heat index. No relief at least until Wednesday.

  HEAT WATCH High expected of 96 degrees today with heat index of 99. The following is a look at the forecast high for each day as well as the record for that day. Friday’s high was 94: We missed the matching record by one degree (95). Saturday: 95. Record for May 25: 97 (another tie). Sunday:… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: High of 94 so far today (3:30 p.m.); just missed matching the record (95) on Thursday. Plus: Air quality alert for metro Atlanta including Bartow County; unhealthy for children, people sensitive to ozone, those with heart or lung disease.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: High of 94 so far today (3:30 p.m.); just missed matching the record (95) on Thursday. Plus: Air quality alert for metro Atlanta including Bartow County; unhealthy for children, people sensitive to ozone, those with heart or lung disease.

HEAT WATCH So far today: High of 94 (through 3:30 p.m.) The following is a look at the forecast high for each day as well as the record for that day. Thursday’s high was 94. We missed matching the record by one degree (95 on March 23, 1933). Friday: 96. Record for May 24: 95… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Today’s high at 93 so far; add five more degrees to that starting Sunday. Special weather statement.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Today’s high at 93 so far; add five more degrees to that starting Sunday. Special weather statement.

HEAT WATCH The following is a look at the forecast high for each day as well as the record for that day. Friday: 94. Record for May 24: 95 (could tie the record). Saturday: 96. Record for May 25: 97 (another tie). Sunday: 98. Record for May 26: 96 (should set record). Monday: 98. Record for… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather alert: Extreme heat, with some record-breaking opportunities, due Memorial Day weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather alert: Extreme heat, with some record-breaking opportunities, due Memorial Day weekend.

The following is a look at the forecast high for each day as well as the record for that day. Friday: 95. Record for May 24: 95 (could tie the record). Saturday: 96. Record for May 25: 97 (very close). Sunday: 98. Record for May 26: 96 (should set record). Monday: 97. Record for May 27:… Read more

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Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Extreme heat due by Memorial Day weekend. What to watch for and how to cope.

Updated Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Extreme heat due by Memorial Day weekend. What to watch for and how to cope.

With weekend temperatures expected to be in the upper 90s — the actual temperatures, not the heat index, Tim Herrington of the Floyd County Emergency Management office has shared some areas of concern as well as some tips for coping with the excessive temperatures. “An extended period of dry weather has set in over Georgia… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: The heat is on — and will sizzle through Memorial Day weekend. Mid 90s starting Tuesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: The heat is on — and will sizzle through Memorial Day weekend. Mid 90s starting Tuesday.

  OUTLOOK Say farewell to spring for another year as we’re destined for the 90s into the Memorial Day weekend. We’ll come close to record-setting heat with the best chances probably around Friday and Saturday. FORECAST Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another warm and sunny day ahead with 30% rain chance overnight. Highs will rise to mid 90s this week. 

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another warm and sunny day ahead with 30% rain chance overnight. Highs will rise to mid 90s this week. 

  OUTLOOK Another warm and sunny day ahead with 30% rain chance overnight. Highs will rise to mid 90s this week. FORECAST Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, high near 88 with 30% rain chance this evening. Scattered showers possible again Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, high near 88 with 30% rain chance this evening. Scattered showers possible again Sunday.

  OUTLOOK Mostly sunny, high near 88 with 30% rain chance this evening. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will again be possible late Sunday into Monday. FORECAST Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Warmer weekend on the way with clear skies set for Darlington, Unity graduations.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Warmer weekend on the way with clear skies set for Darlington, Unity graduations.

  OUTLOOK Saturday graduations for Darlington, Unity: Clear skies, around 70 degrees. FORECAST Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Afternoon highs jump to the upper 80s and low 90s starting Friday; barely a trace of rain this weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Afternoon highs jump to the upper 80s and low 90s starting Friday; barely a trace of rain this weekend.

  OUTLOOK Afternoon highs jump to the upper 80s and low 90s starting Friday; barely a trace of rain this weekend. FORECAST Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Summer roars back with mostly low 90s Friday through Tuesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Summer roars back with mostly low 90s Friday through Tuesday.

OUTLOOK A bit warmer today and mid 80s on Thursday. After that, mostly 90s into next week. FORECAST Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Today will be even nicer than Monday — and then we’ll end the week with a high of 89.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Today will be even nicer than Monday — and then we’ll end the week with a high of 89.

  OUTLOOK There is a slight chance for thunderstorms late Wednesday night and into Thursday and again Saturday and Sunday across mainly north Georgia. FORECAST Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. North wind around 5 mph. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Wednesday: A… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny and a bit cooler than normal following a wet weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny and a bit cooler than normal following a wet weekend.

  OUTLOOK Some of the heavy storms expected in our area stayed much further to the south on Sunday but we still saw almost two inches of rain. Up next: Drier and a bit cooler than normal for this time of year (80 degrees is the normal high). FORECAST Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slight risk for strong to severe storms today with damaging winds, hail and heavy rain. Already nearly 2 inches of rainfall since Thursday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slight risk for strong to severe storms today with damaging winds, hail and heavy rain. Already nearly 2 inches of rainfall since Thursday.

OUTLOOK Thunderstorms are likely throughout the day today ahead of an approaching cold front. Some storms could be strong to severe. The primary hazards associated with the strongest storms will be damaging winds, large hail, frequent lightning and heavy rainfall, which could lead to localized flooding concerns. A brief spin up tornado also cannot be… Read more

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