Thursday, May 2, 2013
Here's what the National Weather Service says we can expect over the weekend.
Exchange the shorts and t-shirts this weekend for light jackets and rain boots - forecasters are promising somewhat chilly, wet weather in Roswell. According to the National Weather Service's Hazardous Weather Outlook, a front from the west will bring widespread showers throughout north Georgia beginning Friday night, through the weekend into Sunday. Strong winds are possible within the system, but no thunderstorms are expected. Rainfall could reach up to two inches in certain areas. The local forecast for Roswell shows cloudy weather will stick around, with temperatures dropping into the mid 50s tonight and wind gusts as high as 15 miles per hour. Friday's forecast shows a 30 percent chance of showers in the late afternoon with a high of …
Friday, April 26, 2013
Roswell, as well as the rest of the north Georgia area, is expected to get about two inches of rain through Monday.
Don't get too comfortable with those sunny skies and mild temperatures, Roswell. The weekend is slated to bring clouds and rain to finish out the rest of the week. A "shortwave" will move across Georgia over the weekend and "will bring the return of showers and thunderstorms to north and central Georgia for the weekend into the early work week," according to the National Weather Service's Forecast Office in Peachtree City. The service predicts the heaviest amount of rain could fall Saturday night and into Sunday morning, with total rainfall amounts reaching between two and two-and-a-half inches through Monday across north Georgia. Roswell's forecast for the weekend calls for Friday to remain sunny and highs will reach 74. Tonight will …
Monday, March 18, 2013
Roswell will see strong, possibly severe thunderstorms today and will last into tonight.
Don't get too comfortable with the sunny skies and warm temperatures that graced Roswell with their presence over the weekend. Local residents will see another batch of storms and cooler temperatures throughout the week. The storms, some of which could turn severe, will move into the area mid-morning on Monday and will stick around into Monday night. "Low pressure is expected to develop over western Tennessee and Kentucky later this morning as a cold front develops over the southern plains and lower gulf coast," according to a statement issued by the National Weather Service's Hazardous Weather Outlook. "Ahead of this front, an area of showers and embedded thunderstorms will move across Alabama and into west Georgia later this morning. …
Monday, March 4, 2013
After a chilly weekend, Roswell will soon see rain and warmer temperatures.
Roswell residents will soon see rain — and mild temperatures — return this week. After a cold weekend, a chance of rain will linger tonight and into Tuesday night. However, sunny skies will return on Wednesday and a warm-up will move into the city on Thursday, and will remain in the area through Sunday. "A low pressure system will impact north and central Georgia Monday night into Wednesday," according to the National Weather Service's hazardous weather outlook. "Minimal instability Tuesday will allow for a slight chance of thunderstorms ahead of the associated cold front." While the precipitation will mostly be rain, there's a slight chance that rain could turn into snow showers across portions of extreme north Georgia Tuesday night and …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Two to 8 inches of rain have already fallen on parts of north and central Georgia, prompting concerns of flash flooding, extensive street flooding and isolated significant flooding, according to the National Weather Service.
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Wednesday, February 20
Most of Georgia, including Roswell, is in for a deluge as two rounds of heavy rain likely start Thursday and continue through Saturday, so get your rain boots and umbrellas ready. Two to 4 inches and 4 to 8 inches of rain have already fallen on north and central Georgia, respectively, since the beginning of February, prompting concerns of flash flooding, extensive street flooding and isolated significant flooding, according to the National Weather Service's Hydrologic Outlook, which covers Fulton and a slew of other counties in north and central Georgia. Storms systems moving in and expected to bring moisture into the Gulf are to blame. Widespread rain is expected early Friday through Saturday long with periods of heavy rain again Monday, …
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Roswell is set for a wet week of cooler temperatures as a cold front moves into Georgia this week. Freezing temperatures could arrive next week.
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Sunday, January 13
Following a warm weekend in the 70s, Georgia is set for rain, cooler temps and maybe even a blast of cold air from the north. A rainy Monday and Tuesday accompany cooler weather and a cold front, as it moves from out west to the east by midweek, according to The Weather Channel. It's not yet clear how far south the cold air would reach as the jet stream dips. Forecasters give Roswell a 90 percent chance of rain on Monday, when the high is expected to reach 60, and 80 percent chance on Tuesday with a high of 55, according to the National Weather Service. Showers are expected to taper off Wednesday and Thursday, as low temperatures dip to 37 and 32, respectively. Highs are forecast for the mid 50s. Current above-average temperatures give way…
Thursday, December 20, 2012
A wind advisory has been forecast for tonight and Friday, with gusts as high as 40 mph possible.
Thursday, December 20, 2012
As the pouring rain this morning showed us it's a wet day and expect it to stay that way. The National Weather Service forecast for Roswell put the chance for rain at 100 percent this afternoon, dropping to 30 percent tonight. Rainfall amounts between a quarter and a half of an inch are possible. It will get pretty cool tonight, with a low around 29. Rain won't be a problem, but wind will. Strong gusts that will make driving hazardous, especially for high profile vehicles. A strong cold front was racing through the region this morning and afternoon. The National Weather Service says Friday will be a very brisk day, with very strong winds and cold air filtering into the region Thursday night and Friday morning behind the cold front. Strong …
Monday, December 19, 2011
Enjoy the sunshine while it lasts.
Plenty of sunshine to kick off the work week with mild temperates reaching into the lower 60's, according to Weatherbug. Winds blowing from the south at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight mostly cloudy with lows in the mid 40's. Winds will be light and variable. Cloudy skies on Tuesday with a slight chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs reaching 62 with winds moving at 5 to 15 mph from the southeast. There is a 30 percent chance of rain expected. Occasional showers on Tuesday night with the rain chance increasing to 80 percent. Lows will be in the lower 50's. A 60 percent chance of showers are likely on Wednesday with isolated thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers …
Monday, October 17, 2011
It's nearly sweater time!
Despite the chilly start to the morning, temperatures are expected to climb to 84 degrees this afternoon. Tomorrow, the day starts out with a 40 percent chance of showers and the chance increases throughout the afternoon. An 80 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout Tuesday evening. The rains will bring us cooler weather later in the week. At 7:30 a.m. Monday morning it is 50 degrees with a 3 mile an hour southerly wind in Roswell. Today: Sunny, with a high near 84 degrees. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54 degrees. Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, high around 80. Monday Winds: Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour. Weather courtesy of the National Weather Service.
Monday, October 10, 2011
Pull out your rain boots, it's going to get soggy.
We're in for a rainy first half to this week. A 60 percent chance of showers Monday afternoon climbs to 80 percent overnight and then again back down to a 60 percent chance on Tuesday. At 7:30 a.m. Monday morning it is 66 degrees with calm winds in Roswell. Today: Cloudy, with a high near 68. Showers after 2 p.m. Tonight: Showers, with a low around 59. Tuesday: Showers mainly before 2 p.m., with a high near 68. Monday Winds: East winds between 10-15 miles per hour may gust as high as 20 miles per hour. Weather courtesy of the National Weather Service.