Winter Storm Warning & Winter Weather Advisory Extended In Time and Area

| December 8, 2017 @ 4:30 pm

NWS Birmingham has added Barber, Bullock, Pike, and Russell counties to the Winter Weather Advisory and extended the expiration time for the entire advisory until 7:00 AM Saturday monrning.

NWS Birmingham has now included Autauga, Chambers, Dallas, and Elmore counties in the Winter Storm Warning and extended the expiration time for the entire warned area until 7:00 AM Saturday morning.


NWS Huntsville has cancelled the Winter Weather Advisory for Cullman, Marshall, and Dekalb counties. The wintry precipitation that caused accumulating snow has moved to the north and east of the region. While a few flurries or periods of light snow are possible this afternoon, the overall threat for additional accumulating snowfall has ended. Therefore the Winter Weather Advisory has been cancelled.

Motorists should remain alert to remaining patches of snow and ice on area roadways, and take precautions while driving.


URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
920 AM CST Fri Dec 8 2017

ALZ008-010-016-082100-
/O.NEW.KHUN.WW.Y.0003.171208T1520Z-171208T2100Z/
Marshall-De Kalb-Cullman-
Including the cities of Albertville, Boaz, Guntersville, Arab,
Fort Payne, Rainsville, and Cullman
920 AM CST Fri Dec 8 2017

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON

WHAT…Snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions. Additional snow accumulations of up to one inch are expected.

WHERE…Marshall, De Kalb and Cullman Counties.

WHEN…Until 3 PM CST this afternoon.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 511.

Category: ALL POSTS, Winter Weather

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