ATLANTA – It’s been a busy day in Georgia as severe weather moved through, causing a ground stop at Atlanta’s airport and damage in parts of the state.

Severe Weather Teams began tracking around 11 a.m. as a Thunderstorm Watch was issued for much of metro Atlanta.

Quick facts:

  • Nearly 50,000 people without power at one point
  • Widespread damage reported in Carroll County
  • Multiple tornado warnings issued throughout the day

A ground stop was briefly issued for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport but it has since been lifted.

Emergency officials in Paulding County surveyed areas but did not find any damage.

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Keep safe, call (404) 223-5274 or  email us here.