MACON, GA. (41NBC/WMGT) – I’m sure you’re wondering why it’s so hot this week. There are two weather patterns working together to create hot and dry conditions. In the upper levels of the atmosphere, a ridge is building across the Midwest and east coast. In the lower levels of the atmosphere, there is a surface […]
This afternoon Tropical Depression One was upgraded to Tropical Storm Arlene, becoming the first named storm of the Tropical Season. Arlene is relatively rare as it is only the second April tropical storm on record during the satellite era in the Atlantic Basin. Winds are currently up to 40kts. Don’t expect Arlene to be much […]
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- The severe weather threat is prompting closures across Middle Georgia on Wednesday, April 5. Make sure you are weather aware on Wednesday by watching 41NBC, using your severe weather radio, or signing up for weather alerts from the 41NBC News app or the 41 First Alert Storm Team app. School Closings: Bibb […]
MACON, GA. (41NBC/WMGT) – The Storm Prediction Center has included much of Middle Georgia in a Moderate Risk for severe storms on Wednesday. This means that scattered to numerous severe storms are expected throughout the day. This system has the potential to be stronger than Monday’s severe weather event. WHEN: It looks like there could […]
The severe storm Monday afternoon hit Monroe County hard. It had turned into a weak, driving drizzle, but the reaction to the damage was strong. "I came back out and that tree was down, that tree had fallen," said Mary Persons student Whitney Ray.
MACON, GA. (41NBC/WMGT) – We are continuing to watch a storm system to our west in Alabama this morning. A cold front is firing up showers and storms, some of which may turn severe. There is already a Tornado Watch in effect for southeastern Mississippi and southwestern Alabama. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued […]
Good Sunday evening! After a great weekend of weather for the end of the Cherry Blossom Festival we are jumping straight into spring severe weather season. Very strong storms are forecast to be in the area tomorrow, mainly by afternoon. As everything looks right now all modes of severe weather will be possible, especially damaging […]
MACON, GA (41NBC/WMGT) – Good morning, Middle Georgia. A large low pressure system is currently moving east across the United States. This storm system spawned tornadoes in Texas earlier in the week. The system now has a comma-like structure, indicating that the cold front (stretching from central Illinois to southern Louisiana) is starting to overtake […]