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More Sunshine Thursday

More sunshine with clouds mixing in from time to time today through Friday with daytime highs in the upper 50s to low 60s and overnight lows in the 30s/40s. High Fire Danger conditions…

A Hint Warmer Today, But Still Way Below Normal

Partly cloudy and a little warmer today with highs in the low to mid 40s... staying well below normal highs in the mid to upper 50s for this time of year. Temperatures will…

Frigid Arctic Air Stays With Us This Week!

Lots of sunshine today, but staying cold with highs in the upper 30s to low 40s. Bitterly cold temps tonight dipping into the upper teens to low 20s. Partly cloudy and a little…

A Cold, Dry Christmas

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas from your WLTZ First News Weather Team.

Warm, Dry Weekend

Expect variable cloudiness today with highs in the upper 60s to low 70s. A look at the weekend sees the sun and clouds mixing with highs ranging from the mid 60s to low…

Weekend Rainfall Stalls Growth Of Okefenokee Wildfire

Associated Press Firefighters battling a vast wildfire at the Okefenokee National Forest near the Georgia-Florida state line are getting a short break after weekend rainfall stalled the growth of the blaze. The multi-agency team assigned to the fire said in…

California Governor: Drought Is Over, Conservation Must Go On

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — "The drought is over, conservation must go on," says California Gov. Jerry Brown. He declared an end to the state's drought emergency on Friday after powerful storms quenched the state following four extraordinarily dry years that…

Campfires Banned In Southern Georgia's Okefenokee Refuge

FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) — Federal officials are banning campfires and charcoal grilling in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, where a wildfire has burned 13 square miles (34 square km) near the Georgia-Florida line. Refuge supervisory ranger Susan Heisey said Thursday…