It's Impossible To Forget The Year Atlanta, Georgia Saw Its Single Largest Snowfall Ever
By Marisa Roman|Published December 29, 2019
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
There are some storms that have rocked the core of Georgia. Storms that change the way Georgians perceive weather. You’ll probably remember some doozies, from Snowmageddon to Snowjam 1982 and beyond. But there is a storm that passed through Georgia on January 23, 1940, that really left a mark on the history of the state. It might not have fancy name recognition like the others, but this blizzard was one that really went into the history books.
Are there any other Georgia snowstorms that stick out in your memory? Share with us in the comments section! Or if you want to learn more about the worst of Georgia’s storms, check out the massive Georgia blizzard of 1993 that will never be forgotten.
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