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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Showers on the way this evening.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Showers on the way this evening.

OUTLOOK About a quarter of an inch of rain on Tuesday in Rome with a small storm dumping lots of water at 5 this morning. It won’t last long. In Cartersville, around two tenths of an inch since 12:01 a.m. Tuesday. There will be scattered to numerous thunderstorms each day, especially during the afternoon and evening… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Low 80s through Friday with a decent chance of rain every day.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Low 80s through Friday with a decent chance of rain every day.

RAINFALL We had a few storms blow through on Monday but together, they left just 0.35 of an inch of rain (12:01 a.m. Monday-5 a.m. Tuesday). In Cartersville: 0.69 of an inch. We could see another inch between now and Thursday morning. OUTLOOK Today: Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected. A few strong thunderstorms are… Read more

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Updated: Power fully restored to Silver Creek, Rockmart area neighborhoods.

Updated: Power fully restored to Silver Creek, Rockmart area neighborhoods.

THE LATEST Power is back on to both major outages spots this morning, a larger one in Silver Creek as a smaller one in the Rockmart area. ORIGINAL Nearly 1,200 without power this morning in Silver Creek; another 270 in southeast Polk County. That’s down by 400 customers in both areas since our first check… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mid 80s today through Wednesday with more storms possible today.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Mid 80s today through Wednesday with more storms possible today.

OUTLOOK We saw a brief but intense storm move through Northwest Georgia between 4:30 and 6 p.m. Sunday with some power outages report. There will be scattered to numerous thunderstorms each day, especially during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to severe with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Update: Part of I-75/Cloud Spring Road interchange flooded in Catoosa County this afternoon.

Ware Mechanical Weather Update: Part of I-75/Cloud Spring Road interchange flooded in Catoosa County this afternoon.

Heavy rain in Catoosa County has sparked some flooding on two of three lanes of I-75 at the Cloud Spring Road intersection, according to Georgia DOT. Use caution if in that area this afternoon. Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Storms dump a third to a half inch of rain; power’s out for 600 customers in Floyd, Polk counties.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Storms dump a third to a half inch of rain; power’s out for 600 customers in Floyd, Polk counties.

Aftermath: 0.35 of an inch of rain in Rome Sunday evening. More than  half an inch in Cartersville. POWER Around 600 without power in Floyd and Polk counties at 9:10 p.m. A handful in both Chattooga and Gordon counties at 9:10 p.m.   YOUR FORECAST Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Beautiful Saturday ahead, high near 86. Rain expected Sunday through most of next week.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Beautiful Saturday ahead, high near 86. Rain expected Sunday through most of next week.

OUTLOOK Saturday through Thursday: There will be a chance for thunderstorms each day, most so during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to severe with the main hazards being gusty winds, frequent lightning and locally heavy rain. YOUR FORECAST Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 86. North… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 80s today through Sunday with rain possible (30% to 50% chance).

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Upper 80s today through Sunday with rain possible (30% to 50% chance).

OUTLOOK Today: Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across the area this afternoon and evening. Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible across north and portions of central Georgia. The main hazards will be strong gusty winds, hail, frequent lightning and locally heavy rain. Saturday-weekend: There will be a chance for thunderstorms each day, most so during the afternoon and evening… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another pretty decent summer day on the way — but clouds, storms possible Friday afternoon.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another pretty decent summer day on the way — but clouds, storms possible Friday afternoon.

OUTLOOK There will be a chance for thunderstorms across the area Thursday through Tuesday, most so during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to severe with gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rain as the main hazards. Best chance of rain, thunder: 2-7 p.m. Friday. YOUR FORECAST Thursday: A 20 percent… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another nice day with a high of 87; rain expected Thursday; storms late Friday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another nice day with a high of 87; rain expected Thursday; storms late Friday.

OUTLOOK There will be chances for thunderstorms across north and central Georgia Thursday through Monday, most so during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to severe with gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rain as the main hazards. What to expect: About two tenths of an inch of rain between 8… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another warm but nice day with showers, storms possible starting Thursday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Another warm but nice day with showers, storms possible starting Thursday.

OUTLOOK A bit warmer but still sunny through Wednesday. There are small chances of thunderstorms beginning Wednesday in the far north and then increasing chances for thunderstorms into the weekend, most so  during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to severe starting Thursday with strong gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rain… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: ‘Fall preview’ is just about over with sunny skies, high of 89 today, Tuesday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: ‘Fall preview’ is just about over with sunny skies, high of 89 today, Tuesday.

OUTLOOK We deserved that fall preview of weather over the weekend, including the low of 65 on Sunday morning. Today and Tuesday should be nice — if not a bit warmer. There is a chance of thunderstorms beginning Wednesday and continuing into Saturday, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours. A few storms could be strong to… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Gorgeous Sunday ahead. Sunny start to week with rain chance near Friday.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Gorgeous Sunday ahead. Sunny start to week with rain chance near Friday.

YOUR FORECAST Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5… Read more

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Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slightly cooler temps for the weekend with highs in upper 80s.

Ware Mechanical Weather Center: Slightly cooler temps for the weekend with highs in upper 80s.

YOUR FORECAST Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as… Read more

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