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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: High fire danger today. Sunshine today, Saturday with highs near 70. Rain returns Sunday and Monday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: High fire danger today. Sunshine today, Saturday with highs near 70. Rain returns Sunday and Monday.

  OUTLOOK High fire danger today: Relative humidities of 25 percent or less can be expected for 4 or more hours this afternoon into the evening. Winds will be east northeast at 10 to 15 mph in central Georgia with 5 to 10 mph in north Georgia. With dry fuels, high fire danger conditions can… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A surprisingly cool 61 for a high today and then back to the low 70s by the weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A surprisingly cool 61 for a high today and then back to the low 70s by the weekend.

  OUTLOOK After highs in the upper 70s and low 80s, we’re going back down again to a high of 61 degrees; low 70s by Saturday. FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Amid strong gusts, look for varying highs — 81 today, 65 Thursday, 73 Saturday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Amid strong gusts, look for varying highs — 81 today, 65 Thursday, 73 Saturday.

  OUTLOOK Today will be the warmest day of the week, at 81, with a drop to 65 on Thursday and back to 73 on Saturday. FORECAST Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 2am.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Bizarro weather week with 52 on Monday, 79 on Wednesday, 69 on Friday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Bizarro weather week with 52 on Monday, 79 on Wednesday, 69 on Friday.

  OUTLOOK Strange week for weather. After a high Monday of 52 amid gusts of 24 mph, we’ll see 79 Wednesday but 69 Thursday and Friday. FORECAST Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. West… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Just an ugly day outside today; wind advisory through 10 tonight; gusts to 35 mph. Plus: Cancellations

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Just an ugly day outside today; wind advisory through 10 tonight; gusts to 35 mph. Plus: Cancellations

  THE LATEST At noon: 42 degrees with a wind chill of 39. From Parks & Rec: Youth baseball has been canceled for tonight. Competitive and prep baseball playoffs resume tomorrow at Riverview. OUTLOOK Wind advisory through 10 tonight: Winds…Northwest at 15 to 22 mph, with gusts to 25 to 35 mph. Gusts may briefly… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 1.3 inches of rain so far. Showers, thunderstorms this morning followed by much cooler temps, near 37 tonight.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 1.3 inches of rain so far. Showers, thunderstorms this morning followed by much cooler temps, near 37 tonight.

AFTERMATH Rome airport: Rain: 1.31 inches from 9 p.m. through noon. Cartersville airport: 0.68 of an inch between 3 and 6 a.m. OUTLOOK Showers and thunderstorms will continue to move across north and central Georgia during the morning hours. Some storms could become strong to severe during the late morning into the early afternoon, mainly east… Read more

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Updated: Weather-related postponements and cancellations.

Updated: Weather-related postponements and cancellations.

  Grizzard Park is closed today: The YMCA reports flooded fields. Rome/Floyd County Driving Expo & Car Show postponed by the weather: Set for Sunday at State Mutual Stadium, the Ninth Annual Rome/Floyd County “Just Drive” Safe Driving Expo and Teen & Adult Car Show is being postponed. This note from organizer Alana Ellenburg of Pepperell High… Read more

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11 p.m. update Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain and strong thunderstorms expected overnight. Up to 2 inches of rain, damaging winds possible.

11 p.m. update Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Rain and strong thunderstorms expected overnight. Up to 2 inches of rain, damaging winds possible.

OUTLOOK Showers and thunderstorms will increase in coverage this evening across west-central and northwest Georgia, gradually moving east across the area overnight into Sunday morning. A few storms could be strong to severe, mainly west of I-75, with the primary threats being damaging winds between 40 and 60 MPH, and locally heavy rain. A brief… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center:  80, sunny and breezy today; rain, storms expected starting Saturday afternoon into Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: 80, sunny and breezy today; rain, storms expected starting Saturday afternoon into Sunday.

Weekly weather video above; includes look at potential storm threat. HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK Showers and possible thunderstorms are expected for portions of northwest and far western Georgia by Saturday afternoon ahead of an approaching cold front. Strong to severe thunderstorms may be possible across this area. Look for nearly 1.5 inches of rain, starting midafternoon… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Two more gorgeous spring days — and then 1.5 inches of rain late Saturday, Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Two more gorgeous spring days — and then 1.5 inches of rain late Saturday, Sunday.

  OUTLOOK Weekend storms should pack 1.5 inches of rain, beginning with showers on Saturday afternoon, intensifying overnight and continuing through Sunday evening. The next cold front is expected to begin affecting Northwest Georgia Sat afternoon. This frontal system will continue to sweep across the area through Sunday evening before exiting the coast Sunday night.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Three consecutive days of sun, warmer temps — and then storms on Saturday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Three consecutive days of sun, warmer temps — and then storms on Saturday.

  OUTLOOK The next frontal system to impact the area is expected to move through Saturday into Sunday morning. Isolated thunderstorms are expected with this frontal passage. FORECAST Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 5 mph. Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 44. Calm wind. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Light… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Clear skies, rising temperatures — and another stormy weekend?

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Clear skies, rising temperatures — and another stormy weekend?

  OUTLOOK The next frontal system to impact the area is expected to move through next weekend with isolated thunderstorms possible by Saturday. FORECAST Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 5… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A trace of rain today, then clear through Friday. Mid 60s today; 79 by Friday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A trace of rain today, then clear through Friday. Mid 60s today; 79 by Friday.

  OUTLOOK Temperatures a bit below normal through midweek; up to 79 by Friday. The next strong frontal system to impact the area is expected to move through next weekend with isolated thunderstorms possible by Saturday. FORECAST Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A bit warmer today with sunny skies. 30% chance of more rain early Monday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: A bit warmer today with sunny skies. 30% chance of more rain early Monday.

  FORECAST Freeze Warning: Through 10 this morning. Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.… Read more

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