Severe thunderstorms popping up in metro Atlanta

ATLANTA — The chance for scattered showers and storms will continue throughout the afternoon and into the evening, Severe Weather Team 2 says.

Storms have already started forming across extreme North Georgia and more storms will form throughout the afternoon and evening across the metro.

Severe storms that produced heavy rain and hail moved through Barrow, Paulding, Cobb and Douglas counties earlier Tuesday afternoon.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Biggest threats include heavy rain and lightning
  • Storms will continue into the night
  • Change for scattered showers and storms on Wednesday

Stay with and tune into Channel 2 Action News for the latest on the storms.