Archive for January 17th, 2013

Shelter Open in Cullman for Stranded Motorists

Shelter Open in Cullman for Stranded Motorists

| January 17, 2013 @ 10:21 pm

UPDATE 10:25 Reports from WHNT in Hunstville indicate that traffic is finally flowing again. That is great news. ORIGINAL POST We have a major situation continuing tonight on I-65 in Cullman County where multiple accidents from earlier today shut down the interstate and have stranded motorists tonight. There are reports that people are running out […]

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Bye Bye Snow

Bye Bye Snow

| January 17, 2013 @ 7:01 pm

It has certainly been an interesting weather day across North and Central Alabama as a powerful upper level low pressure system crossed the state. As it did, strong dynamic cooling caused by the decreasing pressure in the atmosphere allowed temperatures aloft to become very cold. Meanwhile, a surface low advancing ahead of the upper low, […]

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Beware Dangerous Black Ice Tonight / In the Morning

Beware Dangerous Black Ice Tonight / In the Morning

| January 17, 2013 @ 3:28 pm

We have a report that Adamsville Police have shut down their roads because of hazardous conditions. Hoover Schools were holding buses and high school students until road conditions could be determined. It is a slow go this afternoon for people traveling through areas where the heavy snow band dumped 1-2 inches quickly this afternoon. Be […]

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Snow Band Will Push Into East Alabama

Snow Band Will Push Into East Alabama

| January 17, 2013 @ 2:51 pm

Our band of heavy snow is pushing into eastern Alabama after dumping some heavy snowfall amounts from the Hunsville area down through Walker, Winston, Cullman, Fayette, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Shelby and back into Mississippi. Many roads are snow covered and slushy where heavier snow has fallen . We have a report that the Hueytown FD is […]

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Heavy Snow in Birmingham Area

Heavy Snow in Birmingham Area

| January 17, 2013 @ 2:05 pm

Two reports from the NWS Birmingham from the Metro: …Adamsville [Jefferson Co, AL] law enforcement reports HEAVY RAIN of U0.00 INCH at 01:30 PM CST — snow is quickly accumulating on roadways in Adamsville. roads are becoming impassible with multiple wrecks reported. …Vestavia Hills [Jefferson Co, AL] law enforcement reports SNOW of E1.5 INCH at […]

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