spclong
2 days ago
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Severe Weather Threat for Middle Georgia

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)) – There is a slight risk of severe weather across portions of Middle Georgia today. An approaching cold front is firing up a line of storms that has already produced severe weather including tornadoes in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. Tornado watches stretch from the northwestern Georgia down through southeastern Louisiana this morning. […]
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2 weeks ago
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Fall weather on the way!

Happy Thursday! We have been seeing some warm dry conditions hanging around Middle GA for the past few weeks, but it looks like this weekend we finally get a break! Unfortunately we are not looking at picking up much in the way of needed rain in the area.  In the latest update to the drought […]
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3 weeks ago
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Hole Punch Clouds Form Over Middle Georgia

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A super cool weather phenomenon happened this morning over Bibb County! Luckily, we were able to see it occur on our Jeff Smith Automotive 41 Skyview Camera in Macon from the Coliseum Medical Centers. See the large, circular gap of blue sky surrounded by clouds? That is called a hole-punch cloud […]
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3 weeks ago
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Haze and Smoke in Middle Georgia

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Do you smell smoke? If so, chances are you’re actually smelling smoke coming from wildfires burning in Georgia and the western Carolinas – over 120 miles away! A cold front passed through Georgia early yesterday morning, bringing more dry air and wind gusts up to 20 mph. The wind helped push […]
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4 weeks ago
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Cooler, drier conditions bring fire danger

Happy Thursday! After 2 days of record temps this week Middle Georgia will finally get a break! Cooler air will be moving in Friday behind a dry cold front.  This front will be lowering dewpoints (making the air much drier) as well as bring some breezy/gusty conditions to the area.  The drier air and breezy […]
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1 month ago
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Cooler Weather on the Way

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – Get ready middle Georgia, a big cool down is coming our way. Unfortunately, we have to deal with this unseasonably warm weather for a few more days. Today, cloudy skies will give way to a little bit of sunshine, resulting in temperatures climbing above that 80 degree mark again. Overall, we […]
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2 months ago
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Watch Live: Gov. Nathan Deal talks about evacuations and Hurricane Matthew

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal speaks about evacuation plans and their preparations to deal with the effects of Hurricane Matthew at 2pm. SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – The Latest on Georgia’s preparations for Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Savannah residents who have no cars of their own are boarding buses to evacuate as Hurricane Matthew […]
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2 months ago
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Mandatory Evacuation of 6 Coastal Georgia Counties

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has issued a mandatory evacuation of six coastal counties. These counties include Bryan, Chatham, Liberty, McIntosh, Glynn and Camden. The six counties are located east of Interstate 95, along the Georgia coastline. There are several shelters activated across middle Georgia, however only two are open as of […]
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2 months ago
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Contra-Flow Lanes Open on I-16 for GA Coastline Hurricane Evacuation

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – As of 10 a.m. this morning, the Georgia Department of Transportation has closed eastbound travel on I-16 between Dublin and Savannah. Eastbound lanes will be converted to westbound lanes (contra-flow lanes) in order to allow quick evacuation of the Georgia coastline ahead of Hurricane Matthew. To increase the flow and safety […]
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2 months ago
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Cooler Air On The Way!

Good Evening! Hope you enjoyed the 90’s today, because we are seeing a pretty decent cool down beginning Thursday!  As a low moves in from the Great Lakes we will see much cooler drier air make its way to Middle GA.  Dewpoints (a measure of humidity) are already lowering in areas like Atlanta and Birmingham. […]