TIMELINE: Here’s when metro Atlanta could see impacts from Hurricane Ida

ATLANTA — Hurricane Ida is now Tropical Storm Ida as it moves inland Monday. Georgia will see some impacts from the storm.

Ida will make landfall Sunday afternoon as a powerful category 4 hurricane.

Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brad Nitz said Georgia will see impacts from Ida Tuesday and Wednesday.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • The level 1 risk is for counties in western areas of north Georgia and metro Atlanta Monday
  • The severe weather risk goes up to Level 2 on Tuesday
  • Heavy rain and damaging wind gusts are possible with the storms
  • Isolated, brief tornadoes can’t be ruled out