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Heavy rain, gusty winds for Atlanta today

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

A large, but slow moving region of disturbed weather will move into Atlanta on Wednesday. It’s all part of the active “El-Nino” pattern establishing itself across the country as we approach winter.

This morning and afternoon 

Showers and drizzle will continue throughout the morning. The heavier rain is expected this afternoon and evening. Click here for the latest timeline. 

Alerts

A flood watch is in effect for all of metro Atlanta until 10 a.m. Thursday morning. At least an inch of rain is expected with isolated totals up to 3 inches. 

A wind advisory is in effect for all of metro Atlanta through 7 p.m. today with 20 mph sustained winds and wind gusts up to 35 mph.

Will it be severe?

No severe thunderstorms are expected in metro Atlanta. However, heavy rain and gusty winds will remain possible.

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