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FIRST ALERT: Freeze warning issued north of Atlanta; Chilly, windy Friday

Friday will be chilly and windy with a few showers possible north of metro Atlanta.
Published: Apr. 8, 2022 at 5:40 AM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - Friday will be chilly and windy with a few showers possible north of metro Atlanta.

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Chilly & windy with a few light showers in the afternoon.
Chilly & windy with a few light showers in the afternoon.(cbs46)

Expect mostly cloudy skies this afternoon in Metro Atlanta. Scattered light showers develop through the early afternoon. A northwesterly wind picks up through the day, with gusts to 40mph this afternoon. Temperatures run 15 degrees colder than average, with highs in the mid to upper 50s.

Forecast map for 3 p.m. Friday
Forecast map for 3 p.m. Friday(WGCL)

Freeze warning and Frost Advisory

Overnight lows dip into the low to mid 30s! Due to colder temperatures this late in the year, a Frost Advisory has been issued northwest of Atlanta with a Freeze Warning for the northeast Georgia mountains.

Both alerts are in effect from 2-10 a.m. Saturday.

Frost Advisory and Freeze Warning
Frost Advisory and Freeze Warning(WGCL)

Flurries in the mountains

As an upper-level disturbance passes over Georgia, there may be enough moisture to squeeze out a mix of flurries in the northeast Georgia mountains Saturday morning. Little-to-no accumulations are expected.

Forecast map for noon Saturday
Forecast map for noon Saturday(WGCL)