After the first winter storm in January that turned into Snowjam 2014, Gov. Nathan Deal ordered an internal review and action plan from state agency heads.
The International Space Station flies over Atlanta and north Georgia this evening. Visibility will be good for viewing.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has requested more than $40 million in federal disaster relief to help the state regroup from a winter storm earlier this month.
China banned outdoor school sports and cookouts as it grappled with a fourth straight day of thick, choking smog, a pollution problem that a recent report says makes Beijing "barely suitable" for living.
A physicist at Temple University says the threat of ferocious tornadoes across the central US can be diminished by building 1,000-foot high "great walls" across parts of the nation's midsection.
ATLANTA -- Rare clouds nicknamed "River of the Sky" greeted morning commuters in Atlanta Tuesday. The scientific name is Undulatus Asperatus.
To make up for days missed during recent storms, Gwinnett Schools announced a plan Monday, including extending the school day by 30 minutes.
You often hear us reference a "slight, moderate or high" risk of severe weather on some of our weather maps. What exactly does that mean?
Some Cobb County residents say they are amazed at the huge reaction they've been receiving from all over the world after they helped free an ambulance from the ice last week.
Gov. Nathan Deal extended until Wednesday the state of emergency declaration for 15 counties hardest hit by the ice storm.
More hurricane and tropical storm news
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
800 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
1. A well-defined low pressure system located about 650 miles east of
the southern Windward Islands has been producing organized shower
and thunderstorm activity during the past several hours. If this
activity persists, tropical depression or tropical storm advisories
will be initiated later this morning. Interests in the Lesser
Antilles should monitor the progress of this disturbance as it moves
west-northwestward at 15 to 20 mph, and watches or warnings may be
required for some of these islands later today. A Hurricane
Hunter aircraft is scheduled to investigate the system this
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...70 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...70 percent.
Last updated at: 7/31/2014 11:48:50 AM ET
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