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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
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
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
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
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
Augusta sets cold record

...to 13 degrees Friday morning, breaking the existing lowest low of 19 degrees set in 1958, according to the National Weather Service.On Thursday, the low high of 34 degrees was the coldest for the area in more than 100 years. The record had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/augusta-sets-cold-record
Cold weather prompting changes at local school districts

...but will open on its normal time schedule. Columbia County schools will operate as usual.According to the National Weather Service, temperatures in the Augusta area will barely rise above freezing on Thursday and Friday. The low for Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-18/cold-weather-prompting-chang
Winter storm slams parts of the South, dropping snow, sleet; Northeast freezes in bitter cold

...part of the state. The National Weather Service said the storm could be...Florence, according to the National Weather Service.Although the snow had...said Jeffrey Tongue, a National Weather Service meteorologist.Boston Mayor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-16/winter-storm-slams-parts-south-drop
Snow, sleet, ice could make travel treacherous in Georgia, Alabama

...than a dozen mountainous northern counties that include cities such as Blairsville, Dalton and Dahlonega, the National Weather Service said in a winter storm warning.In Alabama, ice could accumulate up to a tenth of an inch thick in some areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-15/snow-sleet-ice-could-make-tra