A tornado warning is currently in effect for Fulton and DeKalb counties until 11:15 a.m.
Severe Weather Team 2 is seeing a debris signature on radar, which means a tornado is likely on the ground on the west side of Atlanta.
Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brad Nitz says the storm is headed directly toward Midtown and downtown Atlanta.
Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brian Monahan said a likely tornado is headed toward Midtown Atlanta, Cabbage Town, Inman Park, East Atlanta, Virginia Highland, Druid Hills, Emory and Decatur.
People in these areas need to take shelter immediately.
A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Georgia until 4 p.m.
Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brian Monahan says there is a Level 2 out of 5 risk for severe weather on Monday. That risk remains a Level 2 out of 5 on Tuesday.
A tornado warning has been issued for DeKalb and Fulton counties until 11:15 a.m.
The storm is currently just inside the Perimeter around I-20 on the west side and headed towards Midtown Atlanta, Cabbage Town, Inman Park, East Atlanta, Virginia Highland, Druid Hills, Emory and Decatur.
People in those neighborhoods need to TAKE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.
A tornado is likely on the ground near Boulder Park, Cascade and New Hope Roads in South Fulton Counties. If you live in those areas, take shelter immediately.
Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Brad Nitz says there is a confirmed tornado with a debris signature on the ground in southwest Fulton County.
A tornado warning has been issued for Fulton and Douglas counties until 10:45 a.m. The warning includes central Fulton County and the cities of South Fulton, Atlanta and East Point.
A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Cobb, Douglas and Fulton counties until 10:45 a.m.
We’re tracking the rain and will show you the timing for the storms, throughout the day on Channel 2 Action News
Here is what you to know for Monday:
- Heavy rain moving through parts of north Georgia Monday morning
- All of north Georgia is under the Level 2 threat for Monday
- Most areas will be under a Level 2 risk on Tuesday; isolated severe storms, strong wind gusts, hail possible
- Brief, isolated tornadoes can’t be ruled out
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