COVINGTON, Ga. — Showers and thunderstorms are likely for Newton County over the weekend.
The National Weather Service said an eastward-moving cold front will bring showers and thunderstorms into north and middle Georgia late Saturday and into Sunday. Some storms associated with the system could be strong to severe.
A line of thunderstorms will approach Georgia from the west late Saturday and exit from west to east on Sunday. The primary risk will be damaging wind gusts, though a couple brief tornadoes will be possible. #gawx pic.twitter.com/41qNXcgCZv— NWS Atlanta (@NWSAtlanta) April 13, 2018
The forecast for Saturday calls for partly sunny conditions with highs in the lower 80s. Expect mostly cloudy conditions Saturday night with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows will be in the mid-60s.
Showers and thunderstorms will be likely Sunday with temperatures holding steady in the 60s.
Lows Sunday night will fall into the mid-40s.