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Georgia Power’s Tips On Preparing For And Making It Through An Outage

With the impending ice and snow storm set to hit the metro area, Georgia Power spokesman Brian Green offered these suggestions to prepare for and deal with an outage: – Charge your cel phone batteries […]

WAOK-AM–02/11/2014

With memories of thousands of vehicles gridlocked for hours on icy metro Atlanta highways fresh in their minds, officials north Georgia prepared Monday for another round of winter weather, with the governor declaring a state of emergency for 14 counties.  (credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Georgia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Winter Storm

With memories of thousands of vehicles gridlocked for hours on icy metro Atlanta highways fresh in their minds, officials north Georgia prepared Monday for another round of winter weather, with the governor declaring a state of emergency for 14 counties.

02/10/2014

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This Is Something You SHOULD Do In A Snow Emergency

By Rob Hamilton / 92-9 The Game / CBS Sports Atlanta @robhamilton There is a LOT of blame to go around in this latest snowy disaster for the city of Atlanta and the metro area. […]

92.9 The Game–01/29/2014

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National Guard Distributes Food Packets Given To Soldiers In Afghanistan To Stranded Motorists

Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.

01/29/2014

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Atlanta Mayor: ‘A Lot Of People’ Still Stranded On Roads 24 Hours After Storm

Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.

01/29/2014

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Commuters Sleep In Grocery Stores After Abandoning Cars On Highway

Students camped out with teachers in school gyms or on buses and commuters abandoned cars along the highway to seek shelter in churches, fire stations — even grocery stores — after a rare snowstorm left thousands of unaccustomed Southerners frozen in their tracks.

01/29/2014

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Alligators Burrowing Into Mud To Stay Warm During Winter Storm

Across the Deep South, residents stocked up on fuel and groceries, schools and offices closed, and road crews were at the ready as a storm moved in Tuesday from the central U.S., threatening to bring snow, ice and subzero temperatures to a region more accustomed to air conditioners and sunscreen than parkas and shovels.

01/28/2014

Forecasters warn bitter cold will be accompanied by snow and freezing rain over much of Georgia. (Getty Images)

Snow And Ice Could Snarl Georgia From Atlanta To Savannah

The National Weather Service warns Atlanta, Americus, Columbus and Macon could see up to 2 inches of snow beginning midmorning on Tuesday.

WAOK-AM–01/28/2014

Arctic temperatures expected to reach north Georgia. (Getty Images)

Bitter Cold, High Winds Expected In Georgia

High winds are expected along with the bitter cold temperatures.

01/21/2014