Back

Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for White County, Georgia
  • Special Weather Statement issued January 24 at 12:24AM EST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 12:24 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 10 a.m.
  • ...LIGHT RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
    FAR NORTH GEORGIA THROUGH AROUND 10 AM THIS MORNING...
    WRAP AROUND MOISTURE ON THE BACK SIDE OF A DEPARTING LOW PRESSURE
    SYSTEM WILL SPREAD PATCHES OF MOSTLY LIGHT RAIN ACROSS NORTH AND
    CENTRAL GEORGIA THROUGH MID TO LATE MORNING. COLD AIR SPREADING INTO
    FAR NORTH GEORGIA THIS MORNING COULD RESULT IN A RAIN AND SNOW
    MIX...OR BRIEF PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW... BUT MAINLY IN THE HIGHER
    ELEVATIONS OF NORTH GEORGIA THIS MORNING.
    LITTLE TO NO ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR MOST AREAS DUE TO WARM
    SURFACE TEMPERATURES. HOWEVER... A LIGHT DUSTING MAY BE POSSIBLE IN
    THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...GENERALLY ABOVE 1500 FEET WHERE A HALF INCH
    OR LESS MAY BE POSSIBLE THROUGH AROUND 10 AM THIS MORNING. THIS
    WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN GENERALLY ALONG
    AND NORTH OF A ROME TO CANTON TO CLEVELAND LINE.
    TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING FOR MOST AREAS
    ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA THIS MORNING... EXCEPT FOR POSSIBLY A FEW
    ISOLATED SPOTS IN THE MOUNTAINS. THEREFORE... ANY LIGHT SNOW
    ACCUMULATIONS WOULD BE MAINLY ON GRASSY OR EXPOSED SURFACES AND MOST
    ROADWAYS SHOULD REMAIN WET. HOWEVER... CANNOT RULE OUT A FEW PATCHES
    OF BLACK ICE ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES IN THE MOUNTAINS WHERE
    TEMPERATURES MAY BRIEFLY DIP TO FREEZING. MOTORIST ARE ADVISED TO
    SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION THIS MORNING DUE TO REDUCED
    VISIBILITIES AND WET... SLICK ROADS.
    THIS WINTRY THREAT WILL END BY MID TO LATE THIS MORNING AS THE LOW
    PRESSURE SYSTEM PUSHES FURTHER UP THE ATLANTIC EAST COAST.