Severe storms make their way through metro Atlanta, north Ga.
Severe weather has made its way out of much of metro Atlanta and north Georgia.
Severe Weather Team 2 tracked the storms LIVE on Channel 2 Action News for hours on Friday afternoon.
The storm sparked several tornado warnings and several severe thunderstorms as they moved across the state. There were numerous reports of damaged across a wide swath of North Georgia.
A tornado watch is in effect for much of north Georgia until 8 p.m.
A tornado watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes to form. A tornado warning means a tornado has been spotted or indicated by radar and you should take cover immediately.
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Here’s what to know for Friday.
Risk of thunderstorms moving into west Georgia early afternoon.
Wind gusts up to 45 mph in metro Atlanta
Areas of northwest Georgia may see wind gusts up to 50 mph
There is a wind advisory in effect from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday
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