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Ware Mechanical Weather Center:  Aftermath has almost 125 customers without service in Floyd County; near four tenths of an inch of rain; and gusts to 35 mph.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Aftermath has almost 125 customers without service in Floyd County; near four tenths of an inch of rain; and gusts to 35 mph.

  THE LATEST Evening thunderstorm leaves 0.38 of an inch of rain, 22-mph gusts: The first wave has moved through and it appears what’s next is not as intense (as of 8:05 p.m). The ag weather station off Bells Ferry reported a quarter inch of rain but gusts up to almost 35 mph. Power outages:… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Scattered thunderstorms possible this afternoon, otherwise mostly sunny. More rain coming next week.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Scattered thunderstorms possible this afternoon, otherwise mostly sunny. More rain coming next week.

  OUTLOOK A 30% rain chance this afternoon, otherwise mostly sunny, high near 90. Scattered thunderstorms are expected on Saturday across the area and scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected Sunday into Thursday, most so during the afternoon and evening. A few storms could be strong with gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. FORECAST… Read more

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Tropical Storm Florence expected to become major hurricane by first of the week, tracking towards South Carolina coast

Tropical Storm Florence expected to become major hurricane by first of the week, tracking towards South Carolina coast

  Tropical Storm Florence is strengthening and forecast to become a hurricane by Sunday. The coast of South Carolina is preparing for possible impact. …FLORENCE FORECAST TO BECOME A HURRICANE BY SUNDAY… …EXPECTED TO BECOME A MAJOR HURRICANE AGAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK… SUMMARY OF 500 AM AST…0900 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…24.5N 54.2W ABOUT 840 MI…1350 KM… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Very slight chance of rain for tonight’s Rome Braves, high school football games. 50% rain chance Sunday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Very slight chance of rain for tonight’s Rome Braves, high school football games. 50% rain chance Sunday.

KICKOFF/FIRST PITCH FORECAST The Rome Braves/Lexington Legends playoff game starts at 7 p.m. and high school school games start at 7:30 tonight so look for 86 degrees and a light wind of 2 p.m. OUTLOOK Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected each day across the area, mainly during the afternoon and evening. A few storms… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Friday, Saturday will be in the low 90s; a bit cooler Sunday with light rain.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Friday, Saturday will be in the low 90s; a bit cooler Sunday with light rain.

  OUTLOOK The greatest chance for storms will be over the weekend and into next week. A few storms could be strong with gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rainfall. FORECAST Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 80s today, Thursday; 92 on Friday. Slight rain chance each day. Storm Gordon now over land, coming shore just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 80s today, Thursday; 92 on Friday. Slight rain chance each day. Storm Gordon now over land, coming shore just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border.

  OUTLOOK Tropical Storm Gordon: The storm came ashore late Tuesday night (EDT) just west of the Alabama-Mississippi line and is moving over land. A northwestward motion with some decrease in forward speed is expected over the next couple of days. On the forecast track, the center of Gordon will move across the lower Mississippi Valley… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly 90s through next weekend; Tropical Storm Gordon should stay to our west.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly 90s through next weekend; Tropical Storm Gordon should stay to our west.

FORECAST Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming… Read more

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Hurricane warnings posted from Florida-Alabama line to Louisiana as Gordon grows in the Gulf of Mexico.

Hurricane warnings posted from Florida-Alabama line to Louisiana as Gordon grows in the Gulf of Mexico.

Fast-forming Tropical Storm Gordon continues to gain strength in the Gulf of Mexico, prompting the National Hurricane Center to post hurricane warnings for an area from the Florida-Alabama line to the mouth of the Pearl River. The storm is expected to be a hurricane when it comes ashore Wednesday morning. HURRICANE WARNING ISSUED FOR PORTIONS… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny, warm this Labor Day. Highs near 90 all week.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Sunny, warm this Labor Day. Highs near 90 all week.

  FORECAST Labor Day: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, high near 91 both today and Labor Day.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, high near 91 both today and Labor Day.

  OUTLOOK Mostly sunny with high near 91 today and exactly the same for Labor Day. FORECAST Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph. Labor Day: Patchy fog between 7am and… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, highs near 90 with 20% rain chance for Labor Day weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mostly sunny, highs near 90 with 20% rain chance for Labor Day weekend.

  OUTLOOK There’s a 20% rain chance for the weekend, but otherwise, mostly sunny with highs near 90 for the Labor Day Weekend. Isolated to Scattered thunderstorms can be expected across the area. At this time, the threat for any severe weather is low, however, a few storms could be strong with gusty winds, frequent lightning… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Tonight’s kickoff forecast — 85 degrees at 7:30 p.m. with a slight breeze; 20 to 30 percent chance of rain. Near 90 all holiday weekend.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Tonight’s kickoff forecast — 85 degrees at 7:30 p.m. with a slight breeze; 20 to 30 percent chance of rain. Near 90 all holiday weekend.

Weather video for the next few days from the National Weather Service in Peachtree City. OUTLOOK About a half inch of rain due between today and Saturday, and then light rain possible into Monday. Kickoff forecast: A warm 85 degrees at 7:30 p.m. with a slight breeze; 20 to 30 percent chance of rain. FORECAST… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Highs near 90 throughout Labor Day. Some rain possible; bring an umbrella to the Friday’s high school games.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Highs near 90 throughout Labor Day. Some rain possible; bring an umbrella to the Friday’s high school games.

  OUTLOOK Highs in the upper 80s near 90 throughout the holiday weekend. Some rain possible; bring an umbrella to the Friday night high school games. Scattered to possibly numerous showers and thunderstorms can be expected across the area. At this time, the threat for any severe weather is low, however, a few storms could… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather alerts: Aadvisory for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties this afternoon.

Ware Mechanical Weather alerts: Aadvisory for Floyd, Bartow, Polk counties this afternoon.

THE LATEST SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EASTERN POLK COUNTY UNTIL 515 PM EDT… AT 448 PM EDT…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER ROCKMART, OR 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF DALLAS…MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH. HAZARD…UP TO 40 MPH WIND…FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN. IMPACT…EXPECT MINOR DAMAGE TO TREE LIMBS AND BLOWING AROUND OF LIGHT…UNSECURED… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Highs near 90 through the holiday weekend; about a third of an inch of rain likely Thursday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Highs near 90 through the holiday weekend; about a third of an inch of rain likely Thursday.

  OUTLOOK Best chances of rain are Thursday with around a third of an inch possible. Showers also possible early Saturday. Overall, the probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. The chance for showers and thunderstorms will increase by the middle to end of the work week. At this time, the threat for severe weather… Read more

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