Severe Thunderstorrm Warning in effect

April 14, 2019--8:06 a.m.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for North Georgia and Metro Atlanta until 2 p.m. Sunday.

Also, a Wind Advisory is in effect until 10 p.m.

We could see wind gusts up to 35 mph.

Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects.

Ifgrounds are more saturated from rain, then trees will be more
prone to being knocked down or uprooted.

A few power outages may result.

A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least 20 mph...or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected.

Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has concluded their investigation into the death of an infant last year and have filed charges against the mother and her boyfriend.
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The Rome City Commission voted to allow City Manager Sammy Rich the ability to sign a contract for the indoor tennis courts being built
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BlueClaws get first road win of the season
Weather permitting, GDOT Maintenance crews in northwest Georgia will close two left lanes and shoulder on I-75 South