COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The band of rain that we have been tracking through the area should move out of the Valley by 6 or 7 PM ET. Lingering showers are still possible this evening, and winds will stay gusty as well! We have seen gusts more than 30 mph today in spots, with reports of 40 mph+ winds as the line of showers was moving through. Winds will generally be gusting between 10 & 20 mph later tonight and overnight.
The big story now is the arrival of the cooler and drier weather - that will lead us to a great Friday and fantastic weekend! Keep up with those forecast details on the TV side of things starting at 5 PM ET.
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