SMYRNA, GA — While most of the flood watches for north Georgia had expired by late Tuesday morning, forecasters are watching another round of heavy rains expected to deluge Smyrna and Vinings on Wednesday. Flash flood watches and warnings were issued throughout Monday, as cold temperatures and heavy rain fell throughout the metro area.
National Weather Service forecasters are expecting between a half- to three-quarters-of-an-inch of rainfall on Wednesday, with wind gusts as high as 20 mph. There is also a 90% chance of rain Wednesday night and Thursday.
The good news is, all of this is shaping up before what could be a beautiful fall weekend throughout Smyrna.
Here’s your latest forecast for metro Atlanta:
Rain likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Rain. High near 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Rain before 8pm, then showers after 8pm. Low around 40. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Showers, mainly before 8am. High near 47. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
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