Winter Weather Updates
Forecasters warn that melting snow will refreeze on roads
Forecasters are warning of slick roads and highways in north Georgia as melting snow refreezes. The National Weather Service said any water that doesn't dry Thursday will refreeze as temperatures d...
February 26, 2015 02:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta airport back to normal service
The Associated Press reported today that Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has returned to normal operations after Winter Storm Remus prompted delays Wednesday. The flight tracking s...
February 26, 2015 08:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County prepped for storm
Fulton County spokeswoman Jessica Corbitt issued the following statement today: Transportation -Transportation staff are on stand-by and we have on call personnel. -We continue monitoring our six z...
February 25, 2015 06:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Update: Fulton cancels Thursday classes;12-month employees report by 11 a.m.
Due to existing weather conditions, all Fulton County schools will be closed for students, teachers and most staff on Thursday. All 235 and 220 day employees -- all 12-month employees -- should rep...
February 25, 2015 06:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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MARTA Buses to Operate on Saturday Schedule Starting at 6 p.m due to weather
Based on current and anticipated weather conditions, MARTA will make the following changes to its bus, rail and Mobility service. BUS: Beginning at 6 p.m. till 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 25, bus se...
February 25, 2015 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decatur city offices will have a delayed opening Thursday; offers safety tips
All city buildings are currently open and will close by 5 p.m. today, including Decatur City Hall and the Decatur Recreation Center. All evening activities and classes at the Decatur Recreation Cen...
February 25, 2015 04:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black ice possible Thursday morning
Forecasters are warning of potential for black ice throughout north Georgia overnight into Thursday morning. Temperatures are expected to drop to the low 30s and high 20s overnight. The National We...
February 25, 2015 03:57 PM | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County storm prep intensifies
Henry County spokeswoman Melissa Robinson said for the storm now hitting the metro Atlanta area, the county is well-equipped to handle what the weather might bring. "Currently we have a 1,000 tons ...
February 25, 2015 03:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deal: 'Very confident' in state readiness for winter weather
Gov. Nathan Deal says he feels very confident in Georgia's preparations for winter weather forecast for the northern part of the state. Deal said at a news conference on Wednesday that state agenci...
February 25, 2015 12:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Isolated road problems seen; county schools, CTC closed Thursday in Paulding
The county government's transportation department director said his department is seeing isolated problems with icing. The county saw only a few, non-injury crashes today, said Scott Greene. "Unfor...
February 25, 2015 11:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas County Schools close, government offices opening late Thursday
The Douglas County School System canceled classes Thursday because of inclement weather, the school system announced. Meanwhile, a number of other closings or late openings were announced, said cou...
February 25, 2015 10:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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GDOT treating north Georgia roads in anticipation of expected heavy snowfall
Georgia DOT began pre-treating Interstates and major state routes in north Georgia and metro Atlanta around midnight in preparation for a hazardous winter storm warning expected to move into those ...
February 25, 2015 10:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County ready for storm
Henry County Schools announced its schools are closed today in advance of winter storm predictions throughout the metro Atlanta area. Motorists are advised to be off the roads by 1 p.m. Cities will...
February 25, 2015 09:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Fulton cities ready for snow
Fulton County cities have been ramping up their winter weather preparations. Motorists are advised to be off the roads by 1 p.m. Union City was the first to announce its municipal offices will be c...
February 25, 2015 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fulton County schools closed today
Based on a Winter Weather Warning issued Tuesday by the National Weather Service, all schools and administrative offices in the Fulton County School System will be closed today, Wednesday, Feb. 25....
February 25, 2015 08:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: All local school districts cancel classes again
(UPDATED WEDNESDAY AT 8:29 P.M. WITH NEWS THAT ALL THREE LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS HAVE CANCELLED THURSDAY'S CLASSES) Another day of inclement weather and/or predicted winter storms meant another day ...
February 23, 2015 05:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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