The good news is that after a slight chance of rain, snow and freezing rain on Monday morning, a change in the weather pattern will bring warmer temperatures to the Parkland through at least Thursday. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Areas of blowing snow.
Tonight, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 10, according to the weather service. Between a tenth and quarter-inch of rain is possible. Wind chill values as low as -22. High 55. Wind: S 5-10 miles per hour. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10 a.m.
Along with the wet stuff, the wind will pick up, blowing from the southeast at about 15 miles per hour, with gusts up to 20 miles per hour.
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Sunday should be mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Hall County's interim emergency management director, Casey Ramsey, put the word out to first responders on Friday, warning of a "very high probability" of freezing rain overnight Sunday and into the morning on Monday. Wind: SSE 10-15 miles per hour.
Friday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 3.
On Saturday night, clouds will roll in but then clear as temperatures plummet to minus 13. The company has line workers, tree crews and support staff ready to respond and is encouraging customers to also prepare for the possibility of outages. "It's important to point out that driving conditions are predicted to be hard - so traveling to damage locations will be challenging and hazard-level winds could temporarily prevent workers from going up in bucket trucks to restore power". Stock up on water, non-perishable food and pet food, and make sure to have adequate medical supplies and prescriptions for each family member and any pets.