Winter Storm Watch – Georgia to Maine

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A major winter storm is expected to impact the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) beginning Saturday January 15, and lasting through Monday, January 17. From Georgia to Maine, the Trail is expected to see heavy snowfall, sleet/freezing rain, and below-freezing temperatures. A.T. hikers should use extreme caution and prepare for downed trees, ice and slippery Trail conditions. Current weather conditions can be monitored via the National Weather Service at weather.gov.  

Due to the extreme weather expected, some roads and recreation areas in Chattahoochee National Forest (NOBO miles 0 – 77) will be closed. Learn more: https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/conf/alerts-notices/?aid=70851 

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