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High winds, strong storms move into Georgia

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According to the FAA website, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is experiencing weather-related departure delays of 46 minutes to an hour on Monday, December 10. According to the FAA website, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is experiencing weather-related departure delays of 46 minutes to an hour on Monday, December 10.
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High winds and strong storms began moving into Georgia on Monday morning, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a wind advisory for parts of north Georgia.

The wind advisory was effect until 7 p.m. for Chattooga, Fannin, Gilmer, Lumpkin, Towns, Union and White counties.

According to FOX 5 Storm Team meteorologist Jeff Hill, winds gusting as high as 35 mph have been associated with some of the storms.

Some areas experienced intense rain. As of 5 p.m., the heaviest rain was south on I-85 and moving east. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches were expected for some areas in north and northwest Georgia.

Most of the rain should be done by 8 p.m. as cold air returns, Hill said. The high temperature on Tuesday will only reach around 52, while the low will be 39.

For the latest weather conditions, visit the FOX 5 Storm Team Page by clicking here.

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