There’s a Wind Advisory for today, and a Wind Chill Advisory for overnight into Thursday:
... Wind Advisory in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM EST this evening... The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind Advisory... which is in effect from 11 am this morning to 7 PM EST this evening. * Locations... north and central Georgia * winds... west to northwest 20 to 25 mph gusting to 30 to 35 mph * timing... 11 am this morning until 7 PM this evening * impacts... winds this strong can make driving difficult for high profile vehicles. Unsecured outdoor items such as trash cans and lawn furniture may be blown around. These winds could also bring down trees and large limbs... especially for trees that still have a coating of ice from the recent winter storm. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Advisory means that sustained wind speeds of at least 20 mph... or gusts to 35 mph or stronger are expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 7 PM this evening to noon EST Thursday... The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Wind Chill Advisory... which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to noon EST Thursday. * Locations... parts of north and central Georgia generally north of a line from Hamilton to Macon to Warrenton * hazard types... dangerous wind chill values * wind chill readings... 5 above to 5 below zero * timing... 7 PM this evening until noon Thursday * impacts... very cold air and strong winds can result in frost bite or hypothermia in a short period of time if proper precautions are not taken * winds... northwest 10 to 20 mph with higher gusts * temperatures... dropping into the single digits across northwest Georgia to the teens elsewhere Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds will combine to generate low wind chills. This can result in frost bite and could lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and gloves.