ATLANTA (AP) — High winds and strong storms were expected across parts of Georgia on Monday.
The National Weather Service on Monday morning issued a special weather statement warning of 40-mph winds in parts of northwest Georgia, including Whitfield, Murray and Walker counties.
The high winds were accompanying strong storms beginning to move across northwest Georgia Monday morning.
The chance for thunderstorms in the Atlanta metro area was expected to increase later Monday.
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