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Warmer Today With Less Rain Coverage

  Less rain and thunderstorms coverage is expected today,over our area. An area of drier air will work into the area and hinder our rain chances a little. The peaking heating and moisture…

Strong to Severe Thunderstorms Possible Late Today

  It's a Deja Vu forecast.  Higher rain chances will continue again today. The main difference is more instability will be present in the afternoon and a loosely organized squall line will…

Free Grab and Go Meals for Students

    Local organizations are making sure there is food on the table . Here's the list of locations for the Grab and Go meals: 30th Avenue School Baker Middle School…

DOJ Investigating Arbery Death As A Hate Crime

(CNN) - The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery as a hate crime. S. Lee Merritt, the Arbery family attorney, says he found out about the DOJ investigation on Thursday. Gregory McMichael and…

Rain Chances Stick Around for Last Week of May

After a couple of days of strong storms over the holiday weekend, we'll see the pattern continue through much of the week as well. Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will develop each…

Honoring the Fallen on Memorial Day

When observing Memorial Day Weekend it is not your normal holiday. It’s a time to remember and honor all of the fallen United State Armed Forces who fought for our…

AAA: Georgia Pump Prices Increase 7 Cents

NEWS RELEASE TLANTA, GA., (May 25, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased at the pump compared to a week ago.  Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $1.73 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 7 cents more than a week ago, 9 cents more than last…

Viral Video of Fedex Workers and Homeowner

There are differing opinions about whether a confrontation between two black Fedex workers and a white homeowner in nearby Albany, Georgia was racially motivated, or just a heated argument. What do you think? [field59_video account="WLTZ" key="b47b729e40b29409d0e9f369979b5a96f434605c" vtitle="Fedex Workers Fired After…

Scattered Afternoon Storms Today

  The daily routine of afternoon and evening thunderstorms are here to stay for awhile. Moist conditions and high temperatures near 90 degrees today, will allow the atmosphere to become unstable and produce strong thunderstorms in some locations. Daily coverage…

Your Saturday Forecast

The summer like weather pattern continues today. Highs will climb into the upper 80s for most locations with a couple 90 degrees readings to our southern counties possible. Overall, the weather pattern hasn't changed much since yesterday with high pressure…

Memorial Weekend Forecast

    A Summer-like pattern will take over the Memorial Weekend. Highs will be in the 90s today through Sunday for most locations. Dew points also will be close to 70 making it…

90° Temperatures Coming

The pesky stationary boundary below that cutoff low finally lifts away from the region Friday. It will do this as a warm front dragging in moist air from the Gulf, so expect to…

Good Samaritan Killed Helping Woman

Richard Watson was one of ten children and described as a quiet man who stayed in his own lane. When the Good Samaritan allegedly saw a woman being pummeled outside a Cusseta Road…

Hotter Temperatures Coming

A stationary frontal boundary remains stretched across the area and will continue to aid in the development of showers and isolated thunderstorms through Friday. The boundary looks to lift to the north as…

Warming Up for the Holiday Weekend

After a respite in the warm temperatures over the past few days, a warmup will commence today into the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Highs today will be in the upper 70s to lower…

Daily Showers Still Possible

A cold front has become stationary across the region and will hang with us for the next few days. This will allow for a chance of daily showers for the rest of the…

Local Election Showdown On Democratic Ballot

Two of the most important races in Muscogee County are partisan races and voters have to choose Democratic, Republican or Nonpartisan ballots during the primary election June 9th. Nat "Good morning, thank you."…

Partly Cloudy Skies Early And Rain Showers Late

Morning Showers have exited stage right, leaving the viewing area with humid and mostly cloudy conditions. The sun will eventually, erode most of the clouds during early afternoon hours before the peaking heating…

AAA: Georgia Pump Prices Continue to Rise

NEWS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA., (May 18, 2020) — Georgia gas prices  increased slightly at the pump compared to a week ago.  Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $1.66 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 2 cents more than a week ago, 2 cents less than…

Daily Showers Possible This Week

An area of low pressure with an associated cold front pushing through the area is projected to become stationary across the region for the next couple of days keeping a chance of…

Muggy And Stormy Monday Ahead

    Expect showers and thunderstorms to rule your Monday. An area of low pressure over Alabama will continue to slowly move to the east. This will provide ample lift and energy for…

A Hot Sunday

Dry conditions mainly persist today with highs reaching the low 90s under a mix of sun and clouds. A pop up shower or even an isolated thunderstorm later in the afternoon is not entirely out of the realm of…

Dry Conditions Continue Today

Welcome to the weekend! Expect another dry and warm day as a persistent ridge of high pressure strengthens over the Southeast today. Flow from the Gulf could make the air a little sticky this afternoon, but no rain. Highs…

A Hot and Dry Weekend

A pesky ridge of high pressure off the east coast will continue to keep the area dry through the weekend. It will also get hotter with temperatures reaching the low 90s by Sunday.…

Early Summer-Like Forecast

    We are in store for a warm and dry weekend starting this Friday. High pressure will continue to control the weather in our region for a couple more days. Highs will top…

DINING FOR CHARITIES: Cicis Pizza

Cici’s 2 locations-------1931 Auburn Ave, Columbus   706-569-9096 1660 Whittlesey Rd Website:  cicis.com/locations/ga-columbus-1931-auburn-ave   Deal comes as $15 value for only $10 Each $15 order comes as (3) $5 certificates Limit (1) $5 certificate per…

Hot by the Weekend, No Rain

The forecast stays pretty straightforward for the rest of the week- dry and warm, but hot by the weekend. Expect partly cloudy skies tonight with lows in the upper 50s to low…

Temperatures Will Continue To Rise

    The heat is on for the next several days.  Temperatures will rise into the upper 80s today and continue to climb into the middle 90s possibly this weekend. High pressure will…

Heat Continues to Build

We are on the western side of an area of high pressure so moisture will begin to filter in from the Gulf. Some areas in the Southeast could see spotty showers over the…

Dry And Warm Weather For Your Wednesday

    The warming trend is definitely on now. For the first time in awhile high temperatures will reach into the 80s today (83 is normal).  The low temperatures will also only drop…

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