Atlanta Georgia weather storms | May 6 Live Updates

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ATLANTA – North Georgia and metro Atlanta are receiving a series of downpours and storms on Friday.

Parts of the region can expect heavy downpours accompanied by damaging winds and hail. There is a possibility of an isolated tornado as the Storm Prediction Center has placed most of northern Georgia in a Level 3 out of 5 hazard rating.

RELATED: TIMELINE | Damaging winds, hail and the threat of an isolated tornado swept through the Atlanta metro area on Friday

With most storms expected between Friday morning and evening, people should be aware of the weather ahead of Mother’s Day weekend.

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Live updates:

8:30 am | Anticipating severe weather, Georgia Tech has adjusted the start time for Friday’s opening ceremonies. The doctorate ceremony was scheduled for 8 a.m. and the start time for the master’s ceremony was scheduled for 4 p.m. Details of planned changes can be found here.

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