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Snow in Georgia 
January 7, 2010

On Thursday, January 7th, a cold front pushed across north and central Georgia, with the combination and timing of cold air and moisture bringing wintry precipitation across the area. Light snow began during the late morning hours. Snow fell across the area through the day and into the early hours of Friday January 8th.  The reinforcing cold air behind the front remained across much of the area through the weekend.  North and much of central Georgia's temperatures stayed at or below freezing through Sunday.  The map below shows the snowfall amounts across north and central Georgia.


Map of Snowfall Amounts
map showing snowfall amounts on January 7, 2010