The National Weather Service says the storm system that struck the Midwest this week is moving into Georgia, bringing possible thunderstorms to the state.
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect until 5 p.m. today for much of North Georgia, including Hall County, until 11 p.m.
The weather service says the chance of storms is greatest in the northern part of the state during the day on Thursday.
The chance of thunderstorms is forecast to persist through Memorial Day, with temperatures mostly in the 80s Thursday but climbing back to the 90s by Monday.
Forecasters warn of possible lightning and high winds from the storms. The chance of tornadoes is considered low.
This story will be updated as weather developments warrant.