County braces for possible snow, freezing rain

07 January, 2018, 01:10 | Author: Genevieve Gibbs
  • Freezing rain sleet possible late Sunday

While the weather forecast for the eastern states is unlikely to improve in the coming days, for parts of central and western US the end of the freezing cold is in sight.

Expect Saturday's highs to be in the mid 20s, he said.

The next weather system is due to affect the state starting late Sunday and will bring precipitation chances to much of the state through Monday.

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Those who want summer forever may enjoy the coming weather.

Frigid temperatures in north Georgia aren't showing any signs of letting up as forecasters are predicting freezing rain in Dawson County beginning Sunday night into Monday.

The weather service said forecast models are trending drier and have relegated possible ice impacts to a smaller area of northeast Alabama than previously forecast.

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However, it is possible that some travel problems could develop, especially on bridges and overpasses, before temperatures warm sufficiently to cause the precipitation to change to all rain.

Humidity will reach lows in the high 30 percent range Saturday and Sunday afternoon, but by Monday even lows should be in the 70s through the end of the forecast on Friday. Freezing rain, possibly mixed with sleet is possible between 3 and 4 a.m. and then freezing rain likely after 4 a.m.

Following Monday temperatures return to winter averages with daytime temps above freezing and falling below freezing at nights.

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Thursday will see a 40 percent chance of rain under mostly cloudy skies and a high near 45.

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