Weather

The Old Adamsville Recreation Center is being utilized as a warming center in Atlanta.
(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
January 29, 2019 - 2:37 pm
The City of Atlanta has opened warming centers ahead of wintry precipitation and frigid weather. The warming centers are located at the Old Adamsville Recreation Center, 3404 Delmar Lane NW, Atlanta,GA 30331 and the Central Park Recreation Center, 400 Merrits Avenue North East, Atlanta. GA 30308...
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Sean Garvey
January 02, 2019 - 3:59 pm
It's that time of the year where the less fortunate are without coats or blankets to keep them warm during the winter season. We want to encourage you to join Rashad Richey and News & Talk 1380 WAOK as we broadcast live from the campus of Beulah Heights University to help raise coats and...
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National Weather Service Meteorologists in Peachtree City GA keep an eye on Hurricane Michael
(Photos Courtesy of Keith Stellman)
Maria Boynton
October 10, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Strong winds from Hurricane Michael are taking out some of the National Weather Service wind sensors. But, NWS Meteorologist in Charge Keith Stellman says the readings they've been able to get indicate the storm is still packing a pretty good punch. At approximately 5:00pm est. it was moving into...
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Maria Boynton
September 14, 2018 - 6:31 pm
As residents flee the Carolinas because of Hurricane Florence, Metro Atlanta residents are breathing a bit easier. The expected weather impacts here have diminished to a slight chance of storms Sunday night. Wind gusts are forecast to reach only 15 miles-an-hour. AAA Atlanta is providing wet...
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September 13, 2018 - 1:24 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The outer bands of wind and rain from a weakened but still lethal Hurricane Florence began lashing North Carolina on Thursday as the monster storm moved in for a prolonged and potentially catastrophic drenching along the Southeast coast. Florence's winds had dropped from a...
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(Photo Credit: © Ken Ruinard/Independent Mail)
September 12, 2018 - 3:40 pm
As evacuees flow west, escaping the impending disaster that is sure to be wrought by Hurricane Florence, Atlanta, and the surrounding North Georgia communities are welcoming them into motels, hotels, spare rooms and campgrounds. Many motels and hotels are nearing capacity, and Georgians are taking...
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(Photo Credit: Spencer Platt / Staff)
September 12, 2018 - 3:34 pm
Your first reaction when a storm of this magnitude hits our state, neighboring state, or anywhere in the country, maybe to run out and buy a case of water to donate. Or even to rummage through your attic or garage and find some things to donate. Slow down. While the affected people may very well...
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(Photo Credit: NASA / Handout)
September 12, 2018 - 2:34 pm
Governor Nathan Deal has issued a State of Emergency ahead of Hurrican Florence making landfall in the northeastern part of the state. As it approches the eastern coast, Florence remains a Category 4 hurricane with winds around 130 mph. Wednesday, Deal announced an emergency declaration for all 159...
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March 20, 2018 - 9:33 am
Thousands of Georgians are without power and homes were heavily damaged southwest of Atlanta after storms struck late Monday and into Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service said it would send survey crews to the Georgia city of Haralson and to south Fulton County to investigate whether...
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March 19, 2018 - 7:14 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Forecasters warned Monday that severe storms forming around the Southeast could threaten more than 29 million people, raising the risk of strong tornadoes, damaging winds and hail the size of tennis balls in coming hours. Large parts of Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee and a small...
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