Daily Forecast | The latest from First Alert Meteorologist Tim Strong

Dry and warm through mid week, but storm chances increase late in the week - some could be severe.
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Published: Feb. 28, 2023 at 6:05 AM EST
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The weak front that passed through Monday night will lift back north as a warm front Wednesday into Thursday bringing the chance for a few showers and possibly thunderstorms Thursday. Afternoon highs Wednesday and Thursday will be in the low 80s. Most of Wednesday should remain dry, but an isolated shower is possible. Slightly better chance to see a few storms by Thursday.

A powerful front moves in Friday. This one will need to be watched for the chance of strong to severe thunderstorms and very windy conditions Friday. There is a FIRST ALERT Friday for the threat of strong to severe storms in the afternoon/evening. Unlike its predecessors, this front will be able to clear the area delivering dry and cooler conditions for the upcoming weekend. It’s still too early to know exact details like timing and threats, so keep it here for the latest throughout the week.

First Alert Friday
First Alert Friday(WRDW)

The strong front Friday is expected to be east of the region by the weekend. We will see more seasonal temperatures Saturday and Sunday behind the front with plenty of sunshine. Weekend morning lows will be in the 40s and afternoon highs will be in the upper 60s to low 70s.