Categories

Home » Archives by category » Local News » Severe Weather

Stay Safe in the Extreme Heat

Stay Safe in the Extreme Heat

When temperatures rise, it is important to take steps to stay safe and help avoid heat-related illness and injury. The following tips on staying safe during times of extreme heat…

Weather Alert for GA – Forsyth County

The National Weather SVC in Peachtree City has issued a flood warning for the following creek in GA. Big Creek, near Alpharetta, affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties. Recent heavy rainfall…

Flood Warning for North Georgia

National Weather Service Peachtree City GA has issued a flood warning at 8:30 am Wednesday, October 28, 2009 for Big Creek near Alpharetta affecting Forsyth and Fulton Counties.    The…

Recent Flooding estimated to be 500 Year Event

Heavy rains caused record flooding in north Georgia in mid-September, while other parts of the state experienced and normal to below-normal rainfall. A large, slow-moving low-pressure system brought extremely humid…

Coping With Disasters

During the past 20 years, the U.S. has sustained many weather-related disasters in which overall damages and costs reached or exceeded $1 billion and more than 11,000 people lost their…

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for several North Georgia counties

UNDATED – The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for several North Georgia counties until 11 p.m. Wednesday. The counties in our area that are affected in that…

Wind Advisory Now in Effect Till Midnight EST Tonight

A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH NORTH GEORGIA HAS CAUSED AN INCREASE IN WINDS. SPEEDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH ARE LIKELY TO PERSIST WELL INTO THE EVENING ACROSS THE…

Wind Advisory in Effect Beginning at 12:00 P.M. Thursday

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a wind advisory, which is in effect from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST Thursday, December 7, 2006. A cold front…