The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of North Georgia, including Gwinnett County, from 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon to 7 a.m. Friday morning. The winter storm watch issued on Jan. 16 is no longer in effect.
Light snow and black ice is possible in the area. Accumulations of less than inch on grassy areas and elevated surfaces are expected. Rain will mix with and begin changing to snow in northwest Georgia by early afternoon according to the NWS. The snow will spread across the rest of North Georgia through the early evening hours.
The primary impact from the storm is expected to be in the form of nuisance driving conditions. The Georgia Department of Transportation has issued a travel advisory in anticipation of potentially hazardous driving conditions.
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