Tag Archives: National Weather Service

Hard Freeze Warning for Tuesday night and Wednesday AM; tips offered to prepare for cold weather

URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL 241 AM EST TUE NOV 18 2014 …FREEZE WARNING THIS MORNING FOR SOUTHEAST ALABAMA…SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL GEORGIA…AND MUCH OF THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE… …HARD FREEZE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING FOR THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA AWAY FROM THE IMMEDIATE COAST… .AN UNUSUALLY COLD AIR… Read More »

Weather warnings wake up Southwest Georgians, only minor damage reported in Decatur County

Even though there were several watches and warnings issued by the National Weather Service, Decatur County was relatively undamaged by Monday’s storm. Decatur County Public Works said it cleared three trees that fell onto roadways: two on Booster Club Road in the southwestern corner of Decatur County, and another near the intersection of Sykes Mill Road and Bert Phillips… Read More »

Southwest Georgia under Freeze Watch during Friday night / early Saturday

The National Weather Service office in Tallahassee, Fla., issued the following advisory on Thursday morning for Southwest Georgia, Southeast Alabama and Northwest Florida: …FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT FOR PORTIONS OF THE AREA… .A MUCH COLDER AIRMASS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION THURSDAY WITH FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE FOR PARTS OF THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT AND… Read More »

Rain storms expected Tuesday; flash flood watch issued

Current Southwest Georgia Weather Radar: …FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST FLORIDA…SOUTHEAST ALABAMA…AND SOUTHWEST GEORGIA TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON….AS A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA…NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF IT. SOME STORMS MAY MOVE REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME AREAS…INCREASING THE THREAT OF HEAVY RAINFALL IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME. MOST AREAS IN… Read More »

Possiblity of thunderstorms on Friday in Southwest Georgia; Saturday will be much cooler

Current Forecast (as of Thursday afternoon): Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.… Read More »

Flash flood watch issued for our region through Monday afternoon; widespread heavy rainfall expected

FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL 325 AM EDT SUN SEP 28 2014 …THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO INCLUDE THE ENTIRE FORECAST AREA AND EXTENDED THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON… .NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP IN A VERY MOIST AND TROPICAL ENVIRONMENT. A WEAK SURFACE LOW IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP ALONG THE CENTRAL GULF COAST… Read More »

Spring Creek experiencing minor flooding (pictures)

Pictures by Jay Palmer for sowegalive.com FLOOD STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL 1116 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014 …THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN GEORGIA… SPRING CREEK NEAR IRON CITY (CR 16) AFFECTING DECATUR…MILLER AND SEMINOLE COUNTIES …FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THIS EVENING…THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE SPRING CREEK NEAR IRON CITY… Read More »