In Cartersville: A record high of 74 degrees on Saturday, beating the old record of 71. Normal for this time of year? 53 degrees. There’s a chance another record could be tied or broken today as well. The Weather Channel says the record for Jan. 15 is 70 degrees set in 1953. The forecast: 71 degrees.
- Today: Cartersville already has record a high of 71, breaking the record of 70 degrees set on Jan. 15, 1953.
In Rome: We reached a high of 77 degrees on Saturday, just one degree from the record high temperature of 78 set in 1932, according to The Weather Channel. More warm temps today, but look for rain to move back into the area Tuesday.
YOUR WEEKEND FORECAST:
Sunday: Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night: Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
M.L.King Day: A 20 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.