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The National Weather Service canceled its winter weather advisory for all counties, but a wind chill advisory goes into effect from 2 to 11 a.m. Wednesday.

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Five years after cars, trucks and school buses became marooned on Atlanta freeways in what became known as "snow jam," another winter storm is bearing down on the city — just as thousands of fans begin pouring into town for Super Bowl 53.

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Update: For residents north of I-20, black ice could be a problem heading into Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has warned below freezing temperatures and precipitation on roads could make for a hazardous commute. 

Gov. Nathan Deal ordered state offices closed until 10 a.m. Tuesday. Atlanta city government and Atlanta Public Schools followed suit.

Other metro area school systems and governments in Cobb, DeKalb, Gwinnett and Paulding counties also announced they would delay opening.

Snow Moves On, But Chilly Tempratures Persist

Jan 16, 2018
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UPDATE 1/17 2:25 p.m.

 

State government offices will remain closed tomorrow, as Georgia deals with the aftermath of snow and ice.

 

A county coroner says two people have been killed in a crash on an icy stretch of Interstate 75.