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Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

Cold weekend weather coming

High winds followed by a surge of cold air this weekend are in store for Georgia as multiple cold fronts move across the South.

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Snowstorm could paralyze Northeast

NEW YORK — Tens of millions of people rushed to settle in as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow.
By Meghan Barr

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Winter rains pull South Carolina out of early stages of drought

Assistant State Climatologist Wes Tyler said there were not a lot of rainy days in recent weeks, but that when rain did come, it provided a good soaking.
By Bruce Smith

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

Few weather delays for Augusta-area schools

Snow flurries were spotted in both Richmond and Columbia counties Wednesday evening.
By Doug Stutsman

How to file cold-related claims

ATLANTA - Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is offering Georgians tips on getting financial help if their property is damaged by cold weather that's moving into the region

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Here comes the cold!

Temperatures are expected to dip into the teens Wednesday with a wind chill factor approaching 5 degrees by sunrise Thursday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Augusta in 2014 was dry, cool

The average high temperature was only 1.1 degree below normal and the average low was 1.2 degrees below normal.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Christmas Eve rains to dry up

If Wednesday seemed particularly wet and dreary, you would be right. The day broke the record for the wettest Christmas Eve that Augusta has ever had.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014

Where you live

A man strolls down Broad Street near the Imperial Theatre during a rainy afternoon. The cold rain will continue through Wednesday, with a sunny day expected Thursday.
By Michael Holahan

Snow on New Year's possible

Some forecast models are showing chances of snow for New Year's, but experts said any snow forecast that far in advance in Georgia is a long shot.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014

Christmas Eve storm possible

ATLANTA - Forecasters say strong storms, some with the potential for isolated tornadoes, are possible over large parts of Georgia on Christmas Eve.

Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014

November was Augusta's coldest

November 2014 was one for the record books, meteorologists said.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014

SC nears drought, but wet winter may follow

COLUMBIA - South Carolina doesn't have any serious problems with drought yet, but experts warn rain will be needed this winter or the situation could get much more serious this spring.
By Jeffrey Collins

Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Storm brings heavy rain, property damage

The National Weather Service in Columbia says the threat of severe weather has left the Augusta area, but not before leaving behind some property damage Sunday.
By Travis Highfield

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Augustans prepare for winter

Wintery weather came early this year as a large cold front pushed across the area bringing record-breaking temperatures Wednesday and nearly the same Tuesday.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

Temperatures in low 20s predicted

Meteorologist Chris Rohrbach, of the National Weather Service, said temperatures in Augusta might hover close to the area's all-time low for Nov. 19. The current low mark of 22 degrees was ...
By Travis Highfield

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014

Here comes the cold

A blast of wintry weather is expected to dive south into Georgia, dropping temperatures into the 20s in parts of north Georgia.

Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014

Saturday snow; Sunday freeze

Saturday morning saw light snow around the region; Sunday morning should feel a freeze.
By Doug Stutsman

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Gusty winds, cool temps on the way

A blast of Canadian air, pushed south by a "deep upper trough," will bring strong winds and cooler temperatures through South Carolina's and Georgia's central corridors, effecting cities from ...
By Sean Gruber

Freeze watch for Georgia

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze advisory covering a large part of north Georgia.
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