Category Archives: Weather

WEATHER: Potential for Lots of Rain This Weekend

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, southwest Georgia could see excessive amounts of rainfall over the course of our Father’s Day weekend.  Specifically, Saturday could bring isolated totals of 2-5 inches in certain areas, which would bring with it the potential for localized flooding. From the National Weather Service: “The Weather Prediction Center has highlighted our… Read More »

NWS: Flash Flood Watch in Effect Through Tonight

FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING… The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for * Portions of southeast Alabama, Florida, and southwest Georgia, including the following areas, in southeast Alabama, Coffee, Dale, Geneva, Henry, and Houston. In Florida, Calhoun, Central Walton, Coastal Bay, Coastal Franklin, Coastal Gulf, Gadsden, Holmes, Inland Bay, Inland Franklin, Inland… Read More »

WEATHER: Tropical Storm Alberto? When will he get here?

There is now a 90% chance of development for the soon-to-be-named Tropical System Alberto in the Gulf of Mexico.  Although the path is still uncertain, forecasters are predicting 3-6″ of rain for southwest Georgia over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.  Because of recent rains in our area, the ground is saturated already, leading to the possibility of flash… Read More »

WEATHER: Memorial Day Storm in SWGA?

The National Weather Service has predicted the possibility of a tropical system developing in the Caribbean and making it’s way to southwest Georgia, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.  Here’s the latest: “The NHC has issued a special Tropical Weather Outlook for an area of disturbed weather in the Caribbean that will move into the central or… Read More »