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Warmer, Clouds Mixing In Today

High pressure begins to lose it's grip today as moisture filters in ahead of another low pressure system. Clouds will mix in with the sunshine by this afternoon with highs in the upper 50s to low 60s. There is…

Sunny Weekend; Enjoy While You Can!

The vast majority of us woke up to sub-freezing temperatures this morning, the coldest we've seen around these parts in a couple of weeks. The thermometer is rebounding nicely so far this morning, with temps on their way to…

Construction Begins Around Sunken Vessel In Georgia

(CNN) - Construction of an environmental barrier is underway to contain pollutants from a ship that capsized near Georgia's coast. The Golden Ray is still stuck in Saint Simons Sound, where it's been since September. It's got about 4,000…

Winter has Returned

          Winter has returned for the weekend! Finally, we will have rain free conditions for three days. Friday, cloudy conditions early in the morning with drizzle and mist possible.  Otherwise, skies…

United Way Thank You Celebration

COLUMBUS, GA – United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley celebrated the end of its 2019 campaign Thursday evening at the Courtyard by Marriott in Phenix City and revealed their 2019 campaign total -…

Rain Finally Ending

The rain is finally moving out as high pressure begins to take over. We’ll stay rain free Friday through Sunday afternoon before another cold approaches from the west and puts a chance…

Drive By Shooting In Broad Daylight Leaves One Dead

Columbus Police are investigating a drive by shooting that left one man dead. The incident happened just a few miles from our Buena Vista Road studio on Brighton Road.  Patrol officers responded shortly…

Attorney: Million Dollar Drug Figure Is Fuzzy Math

An attorney representing Autumn Tillery says the million dollar figure cops assigned to the amount of drugs found in her Upatoi home was formulated using some fuzzy math. Tillery is now facing multiple…

Widespread Rain Thursday; Getting Cold!

We are on the western side of the cold front and the chilly air has started filtering in with the coldest yet to come. Drier air will be kept at bay until Friday…

Rain,Rain, Go Away

      Rain, rain, go away.  I know you're tired of all this rain. Unfortunately, more rain is on the way. Today, rain showers will continue this morning through about 1 PM.  Highs…

AAA: Georgia Gas Prices Remain Low

  NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, Ga., (February 17, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased slightly at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.28 per gallon for regular unleaded. Monday's state average is 1 cent more than a week ago, 15 cents less than…

Foggy Start to Your Presidents Day

        It's a foggy start to your Presidents Day, this morning.  Some of you are under a dense fog advisory until 11 AM in Georgia and 9 AM in Alabama.  Please…

Guess What? Another Wet Week

Sunday has continued very dreary across our viewing area. Patches of light to moderate rain have passed through, holding temperatures down into the upper 40s and lower 50s so far today. We'll see only a slight warmup today with highs…

A Very Cold Night Ahead; Saturday Looks Great

Get ready for frigid temperatures tonight with lows dipping into the upper 20s to low 30s. Be sure to bring in pets and plants and wrap up pipes. High pressure will keep us…

Cool Valentines Day

  FRIDAY, A COOL WINTER DAY WITH PLENTY OF SUNSHINE  AHEAD.  HIGHS WILL TOP OUT NEAR 56 DEGREES, WHICH IS ABOUT 5 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. WINDS FROM THE NORTH AT 10 TO 15 MPH, WILL…

Cool and Dry Through Saturday

The cold front has passed and is ushering in much cooler and drier air for the region. High pressure is now building in and will help old man winter settle back in for…

Stormy in the Morning and Cooler in the Afternoon

    Showers and strong thunderstorms are currently affecting our area.  Most of the stormy weather should exit the area by 1100 AM.  No widespread severe weather is expected, only a marginal chance for possible…

UPDATE: Severe Weather Possible Thursday Morning

Still tracking the possibility of severe storms Thursday morning, but things look to be calming down a bit. Nothing really has developed out to the west of us. Officially from NWS, the window…

Another Very Mild Day With Storms Late

      Another very mild start with highs expected in the low to middle 70s, today.  Winds will be breezy out of the south at times between 10 to 20 MPH.  Only a small…

Severe Weather Possible Thursday Morning

While Macon hit a record high of 81° today (besting 80° in 1965), Columbus came up just shy with a high of 80°. Check out the almanac below for more. We continue to…

Cervical Cancer Awareness

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month.  According to the CDC: More than 4,000 women die of cervical cancer each year. As many as 93%…

Aflac Duck Turns 20 Years Old

(CNN) - Happy birthday to the Aflac duck! The little guy first waddled onto TV screens in the year 2000. Geico spiced insurance industry advertising up in 1999 with the introduction of the talking gecko. The Aflac duck soon…

Mild and Wet Weather Pattern Continues

      Another  mild start to the work week will continue thru the week. A deep southwesterly, upper level flow pattern will pump warm, moist air into the southeastern United States.  Temperatures will run…

Quiet Sunday Forecast

                    Enjoy your Sunday forecast.  After a foggy start to your Sunday morning, expect mostly sunny conditions later today.  Highs will range from the upper 50s to lower 60s.  Winds will…

Cool and Showery Saturday

        A cool and showery Saturday will continue for many of us today.  Highs will once again struggle to reach 50 degrees.  Best chance of rain showers will be between 7 AM and 12 PM today.  No…

A Chilly, Rainy Saturday

After a cold Friday where some parts of our viewing area saw some snow flurries (maybe again tomorrow morning, but not likely), temperatures will remain chillier than normal on Saturday with highs in…

Winter Returns

            What a difference one day makes!  Winter returns today. Early morning rain showers will continue through about 11 AM, otherwise expect partly cloudy conditions today.  Highs on Friday will…

Max Fitness Workout: One Minute Tripod Push-Ups!

WEEK ONE IN FEBRUARY: One Minute Tripod Push-Ups! This week Jamie has Marlena doing some arm exercises.   Also, if you want to continue your fitness journey with Max Fitness, they have…

A Big Cool Down on Friday

Although the threat of severe weather is over, flooding and flash flooding remain a concern through tomorrow morning. Over 3" of rain has fallen since yesterday leaving roadways saturated and slick and creeks…

The Miraculous Comeback of Mark Jones

A local businessman who weathered his own storm is making a miraculous comeback after a near fatal crash. Mark Jones has spent two years recovering since that crash. You might recognize his name…

Active Weather Thursday

    We're in store for a very active weather Thursday!  Currently we have two watches and no warnings in our viewing area. The tornado watch goes until 1 PM EST and the flash flood…

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