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Severe storm warning for region

The National Weather Service has spotted some rotation in the clouds within a storm system...spots funnel clouds or suffers storm damage to report it. The National Weather Service in Columbia also issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-15/severe-storm-warning-region
Georgia might see severe storms

...there's a slight risk of severe thunderstorms across Georgia, which could bring damaging wind and hail.The National Weather Service said the isolated storms will be possible as a cold front arrives on Friday.Forecasters say storms could fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-09/georgia-might-see-severe-sto
Rain, thunderstorms likely to strike Friday

Masters patrons should pack their umbrellas and listen for thunder today, according to National Weather Service forecasts.Rain, possibly even severe thunderstorms, could hit the Augusta area between 4 and 6 p.m., potentially bringing...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/rain-thunderstorms-likely-strike-friday
Wave-like clouds draw plenty of attention

...the Augusta area."It's very unusual," National Weather Service meteorologist Tony Petrolito said of the clouds...other existing cloud terms.According to the National Weather Service, the organizaiton has not yet confirmed whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-30/wave-clouds-draw-plenty-atte
Spring means rain, temperature swings

...average" temperatures. The average high for March is 69.9 degrees; in April, it's 77.3, according to National Weather Service data.The current three-month outlook calls for an equal chance of above and below normal temperatures, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/spring-means-rain-temperature
Peach trees begin blooming in Edgefield County

...All we can do is wait and see."The National Weather Service expects highs in the 70s through Tuesday, and...fluctuation in temperatures in 2015. According to the National Weather Service, the average February temperature in Edgefield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-13/peach-trees-begin-blooming-ed
Tornado slams into Arkansas, Oklahoma, killing one in Oklahoma

...Moore storm two years ago scraped lots to their foundations. A glass door at the Tulsa building that houses the National Weather Service office was smashed, and several cars in the parking lot lost their windows.Don Ruffin said he and a neighbor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-25/tornado-slams-arkansas-oklahoma-kil
Georgia Regents' women's golf team seeks first victory on home course

...forecast for the first two days of the event, and Henkes said tournament play will continue in the rain. The National Weather Service is predicting a 70 percent chance of showers today with a 60 percent chance of rain Saturday. On Sunday, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-03-12/georgia-regents-women
Pam Tucker celebrates 37 years in local emergency management

...Emergency Management Division.It took her two years to help Columbia County become the first county in Georgia the National Weather Service recognized as StormReady, a five-year certification that requires communities meet 47 communication and safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-08/pam-tucker-celebrates-37-yea
Winter precipitation expected Tuesday

...Augusta-area residents can expect snow and freezing rain from daybreak to about 11 a.m.According to the National Weather Service in Columbia, snow and sleet accumulations are predicted to be less than a half-inch on grassy surfaces with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-23/winter-precipitation-expecte