Atlanta: Consistent Evening Thunderstorms Ahead

By Katy Galimberti, Staff Writer
August 17, 2014; 3:28 AM ET
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Atlanta will be facing unsettled evening weather for the next several days.

Thunderstorms will make a strong presence in the evening skies for much of the week. Temperatures will hover close to typical averages for this time of year in the upper-80s.

Some days could hit the lower 90s.

Overnight temperatures will rest in the low 70s, on par with seasonal averages.

There is a chance for some daytime sunshine for the area before the spotty thunderstorms interrupt the bright skies.

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It may bode well to keep an umbrella handy for the evening commute. Those with outdoor plans after work hours should take proper precaution and seek indoor shelter at the first sign of a storm.

The threat for afternoon storms continues around midweek, but tapers off towards the weekend. Temperatures could be on the rise as well.


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