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Central Georgia Weather Watches and Warnings

Central Georgia Weather Watches and Warnings

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for portions of middle GA for this afternoon.

Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Crawford, Crisp, Dooly, Dodge, Hancock, Houston, Jones, Laurens, Macon, Peach, Pulaski, Taylor, Telfair, Twiggs, Treutlen, Washington, Wheeler, Wilcox, and Wilkinson counties are in a Heat Advisory beginning today at 12pm through 8pm.

A Heat Advisory means a period of dangerous heat is expected. Hot temperatures mixed with high humidity creates high heat index values. Heat index values will likely reach near 105° this afternoon.

Learn how to plant shrubs and trees for the fall

Learn how to plant shrubs and trees for the fall

Homeowners can learn how to plan trees and shrubs for the fall at a class.

The class is taught at the Houston County Extension Office Thursday, September 11 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. That's in the multipurpose room in Perry's old courthouse, according to a release.

You'll also learn how to protect plants from winter frost and what winter vegetables to plan.

The class costs $10 to attend.

Register by September 5.

Email mg@uga.edu or download one from the Houston County Extension website.

Monday Forecast

Monday Forecast

Friday weather forecast

Friday weather forecast

Today... Sunny with highs in the mid-to-upper 60s.

Tonight... Mostly cloudy with lows near 40.

Saturday... Partly cloudy with highs in the low 70s.

Saturday Night... Mostly cloudy with rain possible. Lows in the lower 50s.

Tuesday weather forecast

Tuesday weather forecast

Central Georgia Weather Forecast

Central Georgia Weather Forecast

Today... Mostly sunny with highs in the mid-to-upper 70s.

Weather Warnings for Central Georgia

Weather Warnings for Central Georgia

The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of middle GA.

Baldwin, Bleckley, Dodge, Hancock, Jefferson, Johnson, Laurens, Pulaski, Telfair, Treutlen, Twiggs, Wheeler, Wilcox, Washington, and Wilkinson counties are in a Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 2PM.

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch means conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms to develop. In order for a thunderstorm to be considered severe, the storm must create either hail of one inch diameter or winds greater than 58 MPH.