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Gov. Kemp Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Winter Storm


Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has declared a State of Emergency ahead below freezing temperatures and gusty winds expected during a winter storm this week. That State of Emergency is expected to end at midnight Monday.
The state will provide warming stations for those who need them.
Kemp made the announcement during a news conference Wednesday afternoon.
To view the full news conference visit Governor Kemp's Facebook page.

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!