Jim Kosek

Weekend Madness

Rain showers will dot the landscape tonight and Friday, but no heavy rain will occur.   The current blanket of cloud cover will allow for a milder start Friday morning compared to recent mornings.  …

Cloudier Weather Ahead

Wednesday featured quite the turnaround from morning to afternoon in the temperature department.   However, that was due to a full day of sunshine.   The same cannot be said for Thursday.  Now, there will…

Cold Weather Loosens Its Grip

Tuesday continues the trend of chilly weather, although the sun did make a nice return.    Now, under the cover of darkness, we no longer have a blanket of clouds to keep it relatively…

Brighter, Milder Afternoons Return

A dreary Monday, weather-wise, is now in the books.   The sun will come out Tuesday, allowing a chilly start to give way to a milder afternoon.    Wednesday will follow suit. Although rain showers…

Weeeeeek-end Is Here!

The weekend has arrived, and wet weather will be as well.   Outdoors plans with dry weather are still possible though.   A light shower or sprinkle will develop in spots Saturday afternoon, but the…

Wet Weather Returns This Weekend

Recent gusty winds will now be a recent memory.   However, the recent cold will linger.    Bright skies early Friday will give way to some clouds, but it will remain dry and chilly after a cold start.   If there is…

Colder Start To Thursday

It's too dry for frost to form early Thursday morning, and the wind will be less when compared to Wednesday morning.  However, it will be brisk and colder so plan accordingly. Sunshine Thursday will…

Winter Ahead!

A fresh batch of cold air, originating from the Northwest Territories of Canada, arrives over the next 24 hours.   The combination of the wind on Wednesday along with this cold air will make it feel like the 40s for…

Warm Tuesday

Dry weather that returned to the Chattahoochee Valley this past weekend, lingers for the time being.   The only change has been milder afternoons are back........until another cold front arrives! Tuesday will feature another warm day, but this time around…

Bright & Nice Weekend

Recent heavy rains are producing minor flooding along parts of the Chattahoochee and Flint Rivers early this weekend.   That said, we are on the tail-end of our latest storm system, and the sun will shine brightly this weekend.   Cooler…

Rough Start Friday; Windy End

A large storm approaching from the west will allow a spotty shower and some drizzle to blossom into heavier rain overnight into Friday morning.   A thunderstorm or two will also be on the prowl until the passage of our…

Two More Days Of Wet Weather

A bit of rain and drizzle will continue across the area tonight with areas of fog redeveloping.   No flooding woes will be had.....at least not yet. Occasional light rain and drizzle is on the docket once again for Thursday,…

More Wet Weather

A nearly stationary front that is currently situated from west to east across the Chattahoochee Valley will wobble back and forth over the next couple of days.   While no heavy rain is expected into Thursday, there is a western…

Damp Start To 2019

Showers will dot the landscape for New Year's revelers, but let that not be a deterrent to having a good time.  It will not be a foggy mess last the previous night.   Warmth and humidity will be the mainstay…

Your Christmas-Cast

All is quiet, weather-wise, headed into Christmas Day.   Feel free to travel to and from Grandma's house; the only thing needed will be a pair of shades. A chilly start Christmas Day will make way for a spectacular afternoon.  …

Temp Behavior & The Risk Of Rain For The Holiday Season

Sunshine will be on the increase early this weekend, so the cold starts will give way to milder afternoons.   All this will take place in advance of our latest cool front.   Now, this next front will not be able…

Transition Friday

The heaviest of the rain associated with our latest storm has already come and gone.   However, there will be additional showers and drizzle throughout tonight and the first half of Friday.  Meanwhile, areas of dense fog tonight will slowly…

Wet Thursday

Stormy weather returns under the cover of darkness tonight, although the heavy pockets of rain will occur overnight and Thursday morning.    Rain will become more intermittent Thursday afternoon.    Showers will linger Thursday night through midday Friday with a final…

Mild Wednesday Despite Rain Knocking On The Door

Another tranquil night of weather is in the offing.   While a jacket will be needed, it will not be quite as cold as last night. Clouds will slowly lower and thicken through Wednesday after some early morning sunshine.   However,…

The Next Storm

A tranquil night will be had across the Chattahoochee Valley, although a few high clouds will drift through.   While seasonably chilly weather is on the docket, there may be a patch or two of fog toward daybreak, especially across…

Damp To Some Sun This Weekend

Saturday morning drizzle with low clouds and any fog will give way to a mainly rain-free afternoon. However, bona fide sunshine will likely hold off until Sunday afternoon. That said, no major dose of cold air is in the…

Damp Start To Weekend

Wet weather will hang around throughout Friday night, although recent rain will become more of an occasional shower and drizzle with areas of fog.   Visibility will be reduced, so caution is advised when traveling. Saturday morning drizzle with low…

Heavy Rain Returns Tonight

A light rain shower, albeit spotty this evening, will give way to blossoming rain and perhaps a thunderstorm overnight.  Some of the rain through 7am Friday will be heavy, leading to ponding of water on area roads, so caution…

Stormy Weather Ahead

Another week; another massive rainstorm. Ahead of said storm, clouds will continue to lower and thicken overnight through Thursday, allowing for a milder start to the day compared to more recent times.   Rain will arrive later Thursday evening, so…

Cold Night; Milder Afternoons

Clear skies are back, at least for one night.   That said, the lack of a blanket of cloud cover will allow tonight/Wednesday morning to be the coldest time frame over the next week or so. Sunshine will be dimmed…

The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

A wave of light rain and drizzle will traverse the valley from north to south before exiting later tonight.   Although clouds will begin to part company in some locales before daybreak, there is the prospect that all road surfaces…

Raw, Wet Weekend

Showers will dot the landscape in advance of the main storm system Saturday afternoon and Saturday night.   That storm will combine with the recent dose of cold air to produce one nasty outdoor setup.    Now, factor in the wind…

Stormy Weather Ahead

Some high clouds ran in across the valley earlier Thursday, and those clouds will begin to lower and thicken Thursday night.   At the same time, a weak cool front will approach from the north before stalling.   It's this front…

It's Just Cold

Clear skies tonight with nearly calm conditions by daybreak will combine to make it the coldest night/morning over the next several days. A West Coast storm will head eastward over the coming days, eventually leading to more wet weather.  …

Cold And Dry This Week

Cold, dry weather is the name of the game for the rest of this week.   That is, of course, until our next storm system makes it cold and wet.   The coldest night with another frost and freeze will occur…

Winter's Return

Call it inopportune timing, but there is more cold air this week followed by stormy weather for the weekend. Sunshine over the next couple of days will do no justice as fresh cold air arrives from Canada.    Meanwhile, a…

Stormy Start To Weekend

Warmer weather is certainly upon us.   However, the price to pay for that warmth is wet weather; perhaps even isolated severe weather. Rain returns to the region as a wave of low pressure runs along the gulf coast/panhandle of…

Milder Storms Ahead

Milder weather returned to the valley Thursday afternoon, and now that clouds are lowering and thickening, we'll be able to keep that mild weather tonight. Clouds will continue shroud the sun for most of Friday.  There may even be…

Freezing Fog/Slippery Spots For AM Rush

The coldest core of our latest dose of Canadian air is exiting the region slowly. That said, nearly calm conditions for daybreak along with fog and temperatures near or below freezing will lead to patches of black ice, especially…

Warming Up

The coldest core of our latest dose of Canadian air is exiting the region.   That said, nearly calm conditions overnight along with only some wispy thin clouds will lead to a widespread frost Thursday morning;  it just won't be…

Freeze Tonight

Recent cold, gusty winds will diminish tonight.   This, in combination with a clear sky, will lead to a widespread freeze before daybreak.   Remember the 4 P's; pets, plants, pipes and people. Sunshine Wednesday will once again do no justice. …

Coldest Since January!

Cold air is funneling across the Chattahoochee Valley tonight, in the wake of our latest cold front. Clear skies at night will bridge the gap between sun-filled days through the middle of this week.   The coldest weather will be…

Warming Weekend

Overall this weekend will turn out warmer.  However, we initially have clouds, showers and a thunderstorm to contend with tonight through the first half of Saturday.  There will even be areas of fog to help reduce visibility.  Those interested…

Colder, Windier & Wetter Weather Ahead

Clear skies will return for a large part of Thanksgiving night.  While it will not be as cold as recent nights, it will remain below average, temperature-wise. A cold front will approach from the north by daybreak on Friday.  …

Thanksgiving Weather

Chilly weather will linger through Thanksgiving, compliments of a dome of high pressure across the Plains.   Expect another round of patchy frost to start off our Thanksgiving; otherwise a vale of high clouds will mingle with the sun. That…

Chilled Nights; Dry Turkey

Clear skies and a fresh dose of chilly air that originated over Canada will combine for patchy frost in the coldest outlying areas later tonight.  Temperatures in many areas will dip into the 30s. Sunshine Wednesday will allow for…

Who Likes Dry Turkey?

A weak cool front approaches later tonight and Tuesday morning.  While the main emphasis of the front will be too cool things down, there will be some clouds and a random shower associated with said front.   Sunshine will return…

Warming Weekend

Chilly weather will settle back in under the cover of darkness.  However, it won't be as harsh as last night.   Nonetheless, some outlying areas will have some frost first thing in the morning come Saturday. Sunshine will be plentiful…

Cold Start Friday

Cold air spills in under the cover of darkness. Factor in that our recent blanket of cloud cover is gone, and the wind diminishes, and the recipe is set for a frost or freeze. If the wind becomes nearly…

Winter's Chill

Cold air spills in under the cover of darkness.  Factor in that our recent blanket of cloud cover vanishes, and the wind diminishes, and the recipe is set for a frost or freeze.    If the wind becomes nearly calm…

More Weather Changes

Our latest rainstorm is finally living on borrowed time, and will exit during the wee hours of Thursday morning.  Until then, there remains the risk of isolated flash flooding, mainly in areas of poor drainage and low lying areas.…

More Heavy Rain

Although precipitation took a step back in terms of intensity today, and the trend of on and off light rain and drizzle will continue tonight, there are changes for Wednesday.   Heavy pockets of rain will reload from the Gulf…

Cold Soaking Wet

Wet weather combining with our latest dose of cold air made for a bit of a struggle so far today and tonight. Temperatures will be steady or slowly rising throughout the night as rain continues to surge northward out…

H2OOOOOOOOOOO

Wet weather combining with our latest dose of cold air made for a bit of a struggle so far today.    Temperatures will be steady or slowly rising throughout the night as rain continues to surge northward out of the…

No Weekend Picnic

The coldest of the season-to-date is on tap for this weekend; the coldest since the 3rd week of April! Due to the wind, no frost is expected early this weekend, although some areas will start the day off in…