Statement as of 2:36 AM CST on January 16, 2018
Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 17, 2018
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 6 am this
morning to 6 am CST Wednesday...
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 am
* what... snow expected. Very cold wind chills expected. Plan on
difficult travel conditions, including during the evening
commute. Total snow accumulations of up to one and a half inches
are expected, but isolated higher amounts cannot be ruled out.
Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 5 below zero.
* Where... portions of central, east Central, Northeast,
northwest, southeast and west central Alabama.
* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, from 6 am this morning
to 6 am CST Wednesday. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 9 PM
this evening to 9 am CST Wednesday.
* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little
as 30 minutes to exposed skin.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
Statement as of 2:39 AM CST on January 16, 2018
Expires 10:00 AM EST on January 18, 2018
... Hard freeze watch remains in effect from this evening through
* temperatures... a range of 9 to 20 degrees is expected Wednesday
morning. A range of 12 to 19 degrees is expected Thursday
* Impacts... prolonged exposure to these temperatures could
result in exposed water pipes freezing and possibly bursting,
as well as killing sensitive vegetation.
A hard freeze watch means very cold temperatures are forecast to
impact the area, and could be hazardous to your property, pets,