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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain on the way; low 80s by Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain on the way; low 80s by Sunday.

  OUTLOOK Thunderstorms will become more numerous Wednesday ahead of a cold front that will move across the region. A few of these storms could be strong to severe with the main threats being frequent lightning, strong to damaging gusty winds and locally heavy rain. FORECAST Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 3pm and 5pm. Partly sunny,… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A break in the heat starts Thursday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A break in the heat starts Thursday.

OUTLOOK Today: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible over north and central Georgia, mainly this afternoon and early evening. As a cold front approaches northwest Georgia late tonight, the chances of thunderstorms will increase toward daybreak Wednesday morning across extreme northwest Georgia. The primary hazards will be gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rainfall. Wednesday-weekend: Thunderstorms will… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A totally great forecast for the nearly total eclipse of the sun this afternoon. Sunny, mid 90s.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A totally great forecast for the nearly total eclipse of the sun this afternoon. Sunny, mid 90s.

  OUTLOOK We’re looking at sunny skies with highs in the low to mid 90s for this afternoon’s eclipse. For what you need to know, please click eclipse Later today: Isolated thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening. The primary hazards will be gusty winds, frequent lightning and  locally heavy rain. Tuesday-forward: Isolated to scattered thunderstorms… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat index near 98 today and 99 on Monday. Rain chance returns Tuesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat index near 98 today and 99 on Monday. Rain chance returns Tuesday.

  OUTLOOK Sunday and Monday, isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible, mainly across central Georgia. Scattered thunderstorms will be possible across north and central Georgia Wednesday through Friday. A few storms could be strong, with the primary hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rain. FORECAST Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 95.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny and hot for the weekend. Rain chances return for the work week.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny and hot for the weekend. Rain chances return for the work week.

OUTLOOK Sunshine and hot for the weekend.  More widespread coverage of thunderstorms are possible though the work week. A few storms could be strong with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rain. FORECAST Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Saturday… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 50% rain chance, high of 90. Kickoff forecast: 87 and humid. Latest look at eclipse day weather.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 50% rain chance, high of 90. Kickoff forecast: 87 and humid. Latest look at eclipse day weather.

  ECLIPSE FORECAST for 1-4 p.m. Monday 1 pm Chance Rain And Thunderstorms Temp: 90°F Wind: SSE @ 3 mph 2 pm Chance Rain And Thunderstorms Temp: 90°F Wind: SSE @ 5 mph 3 pm Chance Rain And Thunderstorms Temp: 87°F Wind: S @ 5 mph 4 pm Chance Rain And Thunderstorms Temp: 90°F Wind:… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Triple-digit heat index continues through Friday. Eclipse forecast: 40% rain chance, high of 91.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Triple-digit heat index continues through Friday. Eclipse forecast: 40% rain chance, high of 91.

  OUTLOOK Monday for the solar eclipse: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. FORECAST Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: No break in latest heat wave at least through next Tuesday; all 90s, all the time.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: No break in latest heat wave at least through next Tuesday; all 90s, all the time.

OUTLOOK Another day to watch the heat index. We’ve had two consecutive days of 100-plus degree readings and Wednesday’s forecast calls for more of the same. FORECAST Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind. Wednesday… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Dog days return with highs in the low 90s, triple-digit heat index.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Dog days return with highs in the low 90s, triple-digit heat index.

FORECAST   Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Storms clearing Northwest Georgia, capping afternoon where heat index hit 102.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Storms clearing Northwest Georgia, capping afternoon where heat index hit 102.

WEATHER NOW   The storm front has passed through Northwest Georgia with some rain still in our area. The high today was 93 before the storms; the top heat index so far: 102 degrees. YOUR FORECAST Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 20% rain chance today, high near 90. Rain/thunderstorms possible all week.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 20% rain chance today, high near 90. Rain/thunderstorms possible all week.

OUTLOOK There will be scattered to numerous thunderstorms each day, especially during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rain. FORECAST Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat index near 98 today, more rain/thunderstorms expected through weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Heat index near 98 today, more rain/thunderstorms expected through weekend.

OUTLOOK Scattered thunderstorms are expected. A few strong storms are possible. The primary hazards will be gusty winds, frequent lightning and very heavy rainfall. With soils at or approaching saturation across much of north and central Georgia, localized flooding is possible. FORECAST Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Patchy dense fog before… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Flash flood watch canceled — but rain still possible tonight, Saturday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Flash flood watch canceled — but rain still possible tonight, Saturday.

  WATCHES AND WARNINGS Flash flood watch canceled: The Flash Flood Watch for portions of Northwest Georgia has been canceled. Although scattered showers and a few thunderstorms remain possible over west and north Georgia into the evening hours, flash flooding is no longer expected.   CANCELLATIONS Rain, wet ground douse free showing of Cars tonight. From Rome Floyd… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Warning: 1.46 inches of rain in Cartersville between noon, 5 p.m. Flash flood warning in Bartow until 7:30 p.m. Continuing updates.

Ware Mechanical Weather Warning: 1.46 inches of rain in Cartersville between noon, 5 p.m. Flash flood warning in Bartow until 7:30 p.m. Continuing updates.

WEATHER NOW The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Western Cherokee County and Bartow County until 7:30 tonight. At 132 p.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Some locations that will… Read more

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