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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Cloudy today, high near 53. Sunshine returns Monday for most of the week, high near 58.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Cloudy today, high near 53. Sunshine returns Monday for most of the week, high near 58.

  OUTLOOK Cloudy today, high near 54. Sunshine returns Monday, high near 58. FORECAST Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly cloudy, 30% rain chance today with high near 57. Sunny skies to return by Monday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly cloudy, 30% rain chance today with high near 57. Sunny skies to return by Monday.

  OUTLOOK Mostly cloudy with 30% rain chance today, high near 54. Rome had 0.43 of an inch of rain on Friday at the Rome airport. FORECAST Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance… Read more

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Ground moves again Thursday evening near same spot of Tuesday’s earthquake in Decatur, Tenn. This time: 2.5 magnitude. It was one of three quakes in that part of Tennessee on Thursday.

Ground moves again Thursday evening near same spot of Tuesday’s earthquake in Decatur, Tenn. This time: 2.5 magnitude. It was one of three quakes in that part of Tennessee on Thursday.

No local reports as yet but Decatur, Tenn. — still “shaken” from a 4.4 earthquake followed by a 3.0 aftershock on Tuesday — had another round of moving ground later Thursday. It happened around 7:24 p.m. Two other smaller earthquakes shook Northeast Tennessee on Thursday, bring to nine in the same zone — including the… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: We could see a few thunderstorms today with two-thirds of an inch of rain. Highs in the mid 50s through Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: We could see a few thunderstorms today with two-thirds of an inch of rain. Highs in the mid 50s through Sunday.

  OUTLOOK A  storm system will move into the area today and Saturday. We’ll have a small risk of thunderstorms later today, some of which could be strong. We’re look at two thirds of an inch of rain with thunder possible for most of Friday into Saturday morning. FORECAST Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: We’ll be in the mid 50s today through Sunday with rain late tonight, Friday with some thunder possible as well.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: We’ll be in the mid 50s today through Sunday with rain late tonight, Friday with some thunder possible as well.

  OUTLOOK The updated forecast calls for two-thirds of an inch of rain starting this evening and stretching into Friday. We could hear some thunder on Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. FORECAST Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Thursday Night: A… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny with mid 50s today and Thursday; nearly an inch of rain possible Thursday night,  Friday. Latest river levels.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny with mid 50s today and Thursday; nearly an inch of rain possible Thursday night, Friday. Latest river levels.

  OUTLOOK Rain will return late Thursday into Saturday; perhaps up to another inch headed our way. Unofficially, we’ve seen nearly 65 inches of rain since Jan. 1 including 6.20 inches this month. We normally see around 52 inches of rain per year in Rome/Floyd County. RIVER UPDATES AND FLOOD WARNINGS: Updates Oostanaula River, Rome. 23.32… Read more

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Closings & delays: Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning updates. Tonight’s low will be 29 with four or more hours of freezing temperatures.

Closings & delays: Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning updates. Tonight’s low will be 29 with four or more hours of freezing temperatures.

THE LATEST We’ve updated this file to reflect any updates on events set for this afternoon and evening. We’re also watching the forecast overnight for potential “refreeze.” Temperatures overnight will drop to 29 degrees and should be below or near freezing for four to five hours based on the latest forecast. Schools Gordon County:  After school… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: After a double trouble morning of heavy fog and  some ice, sunny returns; high of 49. We could see a ‘refreeze’ tonight, however.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: After a double trouble morning of heavy fog and some ice, sunny returns; high of 49. We could see a ‘refreeze’ tonight, however.

  The ice and fog threat from this morning is gone with sunny skies and a high near 50. We’ll see a low of 29 tonight, which could bring back the threat of black ice between midnight and 7 a.m. .Morning lows: Rome: 26 degrees was the morning low at 7 and 8 a.m. Cartersville:… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: ‘Black ice’ expected tonight, early Tuesday. Hourly forecast shows we’ll slip below freezing from 3 until 10 a.m.  Latest on rivers, Gordon County roads.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: ‘Black ice’ expected tonight, early Tuesday. Hourly forecast shows we’ll slip below freezing from 3 until 10 a.m. Latest on rivers, Gordon County roads.

DELAYS AND CLOSINGS We’ve started a separate story for schools, offices, others.  Click Delays & Closings THE LATEST Icy spots, black ice expected tonight, Tuesday morning, says the National Weather Service: “Temperatures tonight will drop into the upper 20s to lower 30s across north and portions of central Georgia. The colder temperatures combined with moisture left… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flood warnings for Coosa at Lock and Dam, Armuchee Creek, Chattooga. Oostanaula should crest below flood stage. More rain, snow possible overnight Monday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flood warnings for Coosa at Lock and Dam, Armuchee Creek, Chattooga. Oostanaula should crest below flood stage. More rain, snow possible overnight Monday.

  RIVER UPDATES AND FLOOD WARNINGS Oostanaula River in Rome. No flood warning. 23.35 feet and rising; action stage (gates close) at 19 feet. Crest expected at 24.5 feet. Flood stage is 25 feet. Coosa River, Lock and Dam Park: At 24.1 feet and rising; flood stage is 24 feet. Armuchee Creek: At 18.8 feet… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood watch Saturday morning through Sunday evening. Nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east. We could see snow Tuesday morning.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Flash flood watch Saturday morning through Sunday evening. Nearly 3 inches of rain possible. So far, the wintry stuff stays to the east. We could see snow Tuesday morning.

THE LATEST The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flood Watch for North and Central Georgia, from 7 a.m. Saturday through 7 p.m. Sunday. A strong storm system will spread rain across north and central Georgia tonight and continuing into Sunday. Some of the rain could be heavy late Saturday and Saturday… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over two inches of rainfall so far, more on way. Flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. Wind Advisory until noon. Flood warning for Chattooga River in Summerville. Rain/snow mix possible tonight.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Over two inches of rainfall so far, more on way. Flood watch until 7 p.m. tonight. Wind Advisory until noon. Flood warning for Chattooga River in Summerville. Rain/snow mix possible tonight.

THE LATEST Flood Watch continues through 7 p.m. Sunday. A strong storm system will spread rain across north and central Georgia today into Monday. Total rainfall of three inches is expected across the watch area with isolated higher amounts. The ground across north and central Georgia remains saturated from recent rains. Some rivers and creeks… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather alert: Flood Warning issued for Chattooga River in Summerville, level expected to reach 15.2 feet by Sunday night, flood stage at 14 feet.

Ware Mechanical Weather alert: Flood Warning issued for Chattooga River in Summerville, level expected to reach 15.2 feet by Sunday night, flood stage at 14 feet.

  OUTLOOK THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WARNING FOR THE CHATTOOGA RIVER NEAR SUMMERVILLE. * FROM SUNDAY MORNING UNTIL MONDAY MORNING. * AT 945AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.8 FEET…AND RISING. * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET. * FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Sleet now forecast for Friday night, Saturday morning; snow showers overnight Monday. We could see 2.5 to 3 inches of rain this weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Alert: Sleet now forecast for Friday night, Saturday morning; snow showers overnight Monday. We could see 2.5 to 3 inches of rain this weekend.

  OUTLOOK It was 22 degrees at 5 a.m., thankfully with a calm wind. Keep an eye on the Friday night forecast as sleet is predicted from 7 p.m. through 5 a.m. Saturday and again on Monday night. Snow showers are possible then across Northwest Georgia beginning at 6 p.m. Monday through 6 a.m. Tuesday.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Low of 25 by Thursday morning to be followed by 1.5 inches of rain late Friday through midday Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Low of 25 by Thursday morning to be followed by 1.5 inches of rain late Friday through midday Sunday.

  OUTLOOK At least 1.5 inches of rain due between Friday night and Sunday afternoon, most of it falling throughout Saturday. FORECAST Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm… Read more

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