Atlanta Weather | Winter Storms Watch Extends North | News
A Winter Storm Watch is now in effect for:
Jackson, Madison, Paulding, Cobb, North Fulton, Gwinnett, Barrow, Haralson, Carroll, Douglas, South Fulton, and Dekalb which includes Atlanta.
The winter storms watch is in effect for Tuesday morning through Wednesday afternoon. The main threat for this area will be snow which could develop during the afternoon. ½ to an inch possible through Wednesday morning.
A cold front will push into the area today, cold air behind the front will cause temps to drop tonight into the 20s. Snow development is possible by Tuesday afternoon with a mix of sleet and snow possible along and just north of interstate 20. At this time, expecting very light accumulations in the Atlanta metro and heavy amount south toward Macon Ga.
The snow line has the potential of moving farther north or south and bears watching closely. Stay tuned for more updates.