• Storms scattered across north Georgia Thursday afternoon

    By: Severe Weather Team 2

    Updated:

    ATLANTA - Scattered storms popped up across parts of north Georgia Thursday afternoon.

    A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for Putnam County Thursday afternoon. It expired at 5 p.m.

    Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brad Nitz said the primary threat from the storms was damaging winds, heavy rain and frequent lightning. 

    Severe Weather Team 2 is tracking the storms on Channel 2 Action News at 6 p.m.

    Portions of east Georgia were most at risk.

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    Other areas of north Georgia and metro Atlanta saw pop-up showers and non-severe storms 

    The chance for rain remains through Friday and into the weekend. 

    The high temperatures will be in the low 90s Thursday but will decrease to the 80s this weekend. 

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