JOHN SPINK / AJC
TEMPERATURE DROP--January 22, 2013 Atlanta: Glenn Gilley (left) and Kazandra Jones (right) make their way to the bus along Peachtree Street at the Five Points MARTA station in downtown Atlanta Tuesday morning against the cold. Temperatures were in the upper 20s and low 30s across metro Atlanta early Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 but a brisk breeze dropped the wind chill into the teens. Forecasters are predicting lows Tuesday night will again drop into the 20s after climbing only into the mid-40s during the afternoon. Readings at 6 a.m. Tuesday included 27 in Dallas, 28 in Dunwoody, 29 in Chamblee and Alpharetta and 30 degrees at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Channel 2 Action News meteorologist Karen Minton said the wind chill at 6 a.m. was 18 degrees. Highs Tuesday afternoon will be around 45 degrees, followed by overnight lows in the mid-20s. Wednesday will be a little warmer, with highs in the mid-50s. Minton said the next chance of rain will come on Friday, and the weekend will be sunny and cool, with highs in the mid-40s. JOHN SPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COM
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