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Irma Damage in Middle Georgia

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT)- As crews work tirelessly to fix issues and clean up the mess, we wanted to take a look at the toll the damage Irma took on Middle Georgia.  If you have any storm damage pictures, please email them to feedback@41nbc.com.
3 months ago
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Church group gives free laundry service to Irma evacuees

Hurricane evacuees in Macon got to take one last load off before heading back home on Tuesday thanks to a local church group.
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Residents out of power flock to fast food joints

Many restaurants and stores across Macon-Bibb county are closed because of power outages caused by Hurricane Irma. But, that wasn't the case for two fast food restaurants in Macon.
3 months ago
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UPDATE: Macon-Bibb EMA announces Monday closures

Hurricane Irma is slowly creeping near and the time to get prepared is creeping away.
3 months ago
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Irma headed for Middle Georgia, EMA urges residents to prep safety kits

The National Hurricane Service reports that as Irma inches inland, her course is becoming more clear--and she's coming closer than they originally thought.
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Macon-Bibb EMA: ‘What to expect as Irma approaches’

EMA Director Spencer Hawkins says they're expecting Irma to hit Middle Georgia beginning Monday night but its course is still unknown.
3 months ago
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3 Hurricanes in the Atlantic, for first time in 7 years

Good Evening! Well while we are enjoying a break from exciting weather with some much cooler, more comfortable temperatures, Middle GA is still keeping it’s eye on the tropics.  Hurricane Irma maintains it’s 185 mph sustained winds and is poised to stay a major hurricane as it heads toward Florida. There is still the possibility […]
3 months ago
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Three Named Storms Develop in the Tropics – Irma, Jose, Katia

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – As of Wednesday morning, there were three named storms in the Atlantic Basin: Hurricane Irma, Tropical Storm Jose and Tropical Storm Katia. Hurricane Irma remains the largest and strongest system. Still listed at Category 5 strength, the hurricane has maximum sustained winds of 185 mph with gusts of 225 mph. To […]
3 months ago
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Hurricane Irma: Strongest Tropical System to Form in the Atlantic Basin in 10 years

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – As of 8 a.m. Tuesday morning, Hurricane Irma was upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 175 mph. Irma is the strongest hurricane to form in the Atlantic Basin in 10 years. The last Category 5 hurricane to form in the Atlantic was Hurricane Felix which made […]
4 months ago
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Hurricane Harvey Approaching Texas Coastline, Schedule for Landfall Late Friday

MACON, Georgia. (41NBC/WMGT) – Hurricane Harvey will be the first major hurricane to make landfall in the United States in more than a decade. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) describes a “major hurricane” as a Category 3 or higher, with winds of at least 111 miles per hour. Category 3 hurricanes are capable of producing […]