The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Winter Storm Warning for light to moderate snow. The warning is in effect from 9 am this morning to 7 am Wednesday.
Locations include all of the Atlanta Metro and portions of North Georgia.
Hazard Types: Snow
Accumulations: 1 to 2 inches
Timing: Snow is expected to begin as early as mid morning and last into tonight. Although the snow will end close to midnight, snow covered roads will make for hazardous driving conditions through Wednesday morning.
Impacts: Snow covered roads will make travel difficult through Wednesday morning.
Visibilities: Reduced visibilities in areas of snow will also make travel difficult in addition to slick roadways.
A Winter Storm Warning for moderate snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, blanket, food and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.