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File photo of tornado damage. (credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

More Than A Dozen Hurt After Tornado Rips Through Mississippi

Residents shaken by a tornado that mangled homes in Mississippi were waking up Monday to a day of removing trees, patching roofs and giving thanks for their survival. More than a dozen in the state were injured.

02/11/2013

Radar of storms moving through the Atlanta area. (credit: NOAA)

Possible Tornado Leaves At Least 1 Person Dead In Northwest Georgia

A fierce storm system that roared across northwest Georgia has left at least one person dead and a trail of damage that included demolished buildings in downtown Adairsville and vehicles overturned on Interstate 75 northwest of Atlanta.

01/30/2013

File photo of a tree covered in snow. (Photo by MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Flood Threat Looms Ahead Of Snow Chance

Much of north Georgia was under a flood watch as forecasters warned of the potential for freezing rain and some snow later in the week.

01/16/2013

Tropical Storm Beryl. (credit: radar.weather.gov)

Beryl Expected To Drop Foot Of Rain In Some Areas

Tropical Storm Beryl threatened to soak military remembrance ceremonies and beach vacations on Memorial Day as it brought drenching rain, winds and the possibility of flooding to the southeastern U.S. coast.

05/28/2012

A close-up of an adult female deer tick, dog tick and a Lone Star tick, shown in the palm of a hand. (Photo By Getty Images)

Tick Season Comes Early This Year Due To Unusually Warm Weather

According to experts, ticks will be showing themselves earlier in the year, and in greater numbers, than they have in the past. The culprit? The unseasonably warm winter that recently passed.

03/30/2012

stock image of house damaged by winds. (Credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Strong Winds From Storm Damages Home In North Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — A strong storm system swept across north Georgia on Friday, prompting a series of tornado warnings and a report that a home inHaralsonCountyhad collapsed.

03/03/2012

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Winter Returns To Atlanta This Weekend

ATLANTA (AP) – Cold air is expected to surge into Georgia this weekend as an arctic front moves into the state. The National Weather Service said in a special weather statement that the front is […]

WAOK-AM–02/10/2012

Southern Florida Under Tropical Storm Watch

Forecasters Watch Path of Hurricane Irene

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Hurricane Irene is churning in the Caribbean headed in the direction of the U.S. east coast. It’s looking less likely however, that the Georgia coast will take a direct hit  from the storm. Forecasters […]

WAOK-AM–08/22/2011

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Memorial Day Weekend at the Atlanta Jazz Festival

The weather was fantastic, the food was delicious and Atlanta turned out in great numbers once again for the 34th annual Atlanta Jazz Festival. Check out pictures .

WAOK-AM–05/28/2011

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Snow and Ice Cripples Atlanta

A rare view of Monday morning rush hour in Atlanta, Georgia around 6am. That’s I-85 looking toward downtown, covered with several inches of snow.

WAOK-AM–01/11/2011

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