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Saturday, May 17, 2014

All Augusta roads now open

After flooding left multiple Augusta streets closed Thursday, Richmond County Emergency Management confirmed Thursday evening that all roads have been reopened.
By Doug Stutsman

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Storms cancel Georgia schools

Heavy overnight rains led a central Georgia school system to call off classes as crews cleaned up downed trees and power lines across the state.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

No SC hurricane landfalls expected

CONWAY, S.C. - Scientists at Coastal Carolina University expect no hurricane to make landfall on the East Coast or in the Gulf of Mexico this year.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Rain, storms on the way

Say goodbye to sunshine for a few days. Rain is coming.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Tornado confirmed in Georgia

ATLANTA — Forecasters have confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down in an area of western Georgia.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Storms could bring damage to area

Severe thunderstorms, hail, wind gusts, power loss and possible tornadoes are likely during the next two days as a slow moving storm system moves across the South.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Severe storms head to Georgia

ATLANTA - Northwest Georgia is predicted to see severe thunderstorms, with heavy rain and the potential for hail, damaging winds or tornadoes starting early next week.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

High winds expected across Ga.

ATLANTA - Wind gusts of up to 40 mph are possible across much of north and central Georgia.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Dry so far, but rain coming

A storm system is expected to hit Augusta late Monday and linger in the area through Tuesday. But it won't erase the rainfall deficit of 3.35 inches for year so far, as measured at Augusta ...
By Travis Highfield

Monday, April 7, 2014

Storms, flooding across Georgia

ATLANTA -- Heavy rain has drenched much of Georgia today and the storm prompted the National Weather Service to issue a series of severe weather advisories.

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Masters Week expected to start soggy, end sunny

Rain might put a damper on Monday's and Tuesday's practice rounds at Augusta National Golf Club, but the National Weather Service is predicting a sunny and dry final round to the Masters Tournament.
By Travis Highfield

Thursday, April 3, 2014

A wet start to Masters Week expected

Pull out your umbrellas and jackets if you're heading to the Masters next week because it could be a wet one.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday could see storms

ATLANTA - Thunderstorms are expected to roll across north and central Georgia, bringing the chance for severe weather as a storm system moves into the state.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Winter ranks 57th coldest

Winter climate data provided by the state's climatologist office shows neither Augusta nor the Georgia had its worst winter ever.
By Meg Mirshak

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Freeze on Tuesday night; spring on hold

Spring has been put on pause as a high-pressure system moved through the area, bringing freezing morning temperatures and several cooler days.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Monday, March 24, 2014

Final debris pickup begins

The phase begins at the Savannah River and moves south until every street is complete. All debris was supposed to have been placed curbside by Sunday in order to guarantee removal.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Friday, March 21, 2014

Get ready for pollen explosion

Sunny spring days and rising temperatures come with a price - pollen.
By April Burkhart

Monday, March 17, 2014

Weather Channel reimagines morning

NEW YORK - Sam Champion is trying to deliver more than a weather forecast.
By David Bauder

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Expect more Georgia tornadoes

ATHENS, Ga. -- There's a chance Georgia could see more tornadoes and severe thunderstorms than usual this year, according to one tornado expert.
By Lee Shearer

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Winds cause power outages

Winds with gusts of up to 40 mph caused thousands of power outages across the Augusta area Wednesday night.

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