Storms with heavy rain and lightning moving through metro Atlanta

ATLANTA — Showers and storms are firing up across north Georgia.

Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brad Nitz will be tracking downpours as they move across north Georgia. Stream Channel 2 Action News at 10 p.m. on the WSB-TV app for live updates.

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The storms are expected to continue through the evening.

Here’s what to know:

  • There is a Level 1 of 5 risk for severe storms Monday for metro Atlanta.
  • The main risks from these storms are heavy rain, lightning, strong wind gusts and possible hail.
  • High temperatures reached into the high 70s Monday.