Severe weather moves out of metro Atlanta, cooler temperatures moving in

Here's Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brian Monahan with your forecast.

ATLANTA — A line of strong storms moved through metro Atlanta around lunch time Monday, leaving trees down and power out to thousands.

Here is what you need to know:

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  • The severe weather threat is over for metro Atlanta, it has moved into middle Georgia.
  • Tornado watch is in effect until 4 p.m. for: Baldwin, Bibb, Bleckley, Butts, Chattahoochee, Crawford, Crisp, Dodge, Dooly, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Harris, Houston, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Laurens, Lamar, Macon, Marion, Meriwether, Monroe, Morgan, Muscogee, Peach, Pike, Pulaski, Putnam, Schley, Stewart, Sumter, Talbot, Taliaferro, Taylor, Troup, Twiggs, Upson, Warren, Washington, Webster, Wilcox, Wilkinson.
  • Look for cooler temperatures and only an isolated shower into this evening.


It's important to make sure you weather aware and that you know the difference between the two.