[VIDEO] Flood Watch in effect until Tuesday night

Monday, January 8, 2023–10:54 a.m.

-Staff reports-

According to the Georgia Forestry Commission, Monday is a high fire danger day.

They are recommending no outdoor burning for today.

A Wind Advisory will be in effect from 4 pm today until 7 pm on Tuesday.

Southeast winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.

A powerful storm system is expected to impact all of north and central Georgia tonight through Tuesday night.  

 The Storm Prediction Center has an Enhanced Risk (3 of 5) for severe weather for portions of central Georgia for Tuesday generally south of a Columbus to Macon line.

Slight Risk (2 of 5) remains for areas just north of the enhanced risk area.

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