What’s a 30 degree temperature drop from one days high temperature to the same time the next day as shown above? (4pm Monday v 4pm Tuesday)
Lyrics from the Gordon Lightfoot song the Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald come to mind: “...when the gales of November come early...twas the witch of November come stealin...”
MOST of the snow or sleet/freezing rain (very little) stays in the far North Georgia mountains.
If you see any sleet (ice pellets) or snow flurries North of Hartsfield this morning don’t panic it won’t last and it won’t matter. (Most of us wont see any).
For Metro Atlanta the moisture moves out as the cold air moves in so not worried about any winter precip problems here as the rain ends.
The wind and dry air moving in should dry off the pavement before temperatures drop below freezing in the Atlanta area with a hard freeze Wednesday morning as temperatures dip to the January-like 20s near record levels.
8AM MODEL RADAR SIMULATION:
10AM MODEL RADAR SIMULATION:
NOON MODEL RADAR SIMULATION:
MODEL FORECAST TEMPERATURES 10AM:
WEDNESDAY MORNING MODEL LOW TEMPERATURES:
The air mass trajectories show the origin of the incoming air started out near the arctic:
75% of the country will have at least a freeze this week:
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