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100 degrees: Augusta firefighters, police take precautions

...been stressed in both departments, which frequently work in the heat for lengthy periods.According to the National Weather Service, temperatures reached 100 degrees about 4 p.m. Friday in Au gusta, with an estimated heat index of 104. Meteor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-22/100-degrees-augusta-firefight
Weather service issues SC heat advisory

COLUMBIA - The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for much of eastern South Carolina.The weather service says the warning about excessive heat will be in effect Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-28/weather-service-issues-sc-he
At 101, weather observer Richard Hendrickson gets service award

...volunteer observer in the history of the National Weather Service.The Weather Service honored Hendrickson on Sunday by naming its...summaries for local newspapers.The National Weather Service's Cooperative Observer Program has 8,700...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-07-27/101-weather-observer-richard
Triple-digit temperatures, heat advisory possible this week for Augusta, South region

...change over the next few days and weeks.The National Weather Service in Columbia has already issued a hazardous weather...heat advisory)," said Jeff Linton, a National Weather Service meteorologist.Thursday has the greatest chance of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/triple-digit-temperatures-he
1 dead; 1 missing in SC floods

...10 p.m. Saturday and dumped 5 to 6 inches of rain in some areas before dissipating, according to the National Weather Service. Two people suffered minor injuries when their cars tumbled into a hole left when a small bridge was washed out in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/1-dead-1-missing-sc-floods
Summer heat sends more to area cooling centers

...centers too much," Tucker said of monitoring the facilities' usage in an e-mail.Monthly reports from the National Weather Service show the hottest day in Augusta for the summer was July 9, when temperatures reached 99 degrees.The thermometer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-08/summer-heat-sends-more-area-
Flood watch issued for most of region

...flood watch has been issued for most of east central Georgia and western South Carolina Sunday evening by the National Weather Service in Columbia.Georgia counties included Richmond, Columbia, Burke, McDuffie and Lincoln. South Carolina counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/flood-watch-issued-most-regi
National Weather Service issues winter weather watch

...house Tuesday; the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch...this afternoon if the National Weather Service detects any spike in moisture...to be in the 60s today, the weather service is predicting a high of 38 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-26/national-weather-service-issu
Storms, flooding across Georgia

ATLANTA -- Heavy rain has drenched much of Georgia today and the storm prompted the National Weather Service to issue a series of severe weather advisories.Forecasters issued flash flood watches and warnings covering parts of north...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-07/storms-flooding-across-georg
Masters Week expected to start soggy, end sunny

...Tuesday at Augusta National Golf Club, but the National Weather Service is predicting a sunny and dry final round to the Masters Tournament.Late last week, the weather service said a weather system from the Gulf of Mexico was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-06/masters-week-expected-start-s