The thermometer reached 96 on Friday and will likely reach that mark at least again Saturday.

WIZometer August 17

Mostly sunny skies today will help highs warm into the middle to upper 90s in north Georgia.

97 for a high in Atlanta.

Be careful as we are under a Code ORANGE air quality alert. This means it will be unhealthy for people who are sensitive to ground-level ozone. Ozone will be highest during the late afternoon and evening hours.


Comfortable tonight with lows in the middle to lower 70s under mostly clear skies.

A stationary front moves nearby Sunday giving us a small chance of rain, only about 20% with highs staying in the middle to upper 90s.

Temperatures moderate somewhat next week with highs in the lower 90s. The humidity will return and so will rain chances. There is a 30-40% chance of rain daily next week.

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