This weekend, Alabama will have storms, snow, icy roads, and severe weather
Parts of Alabama is approaching a wet, windy, and possibly stormy weekend.
Rain is forecast for the day in the United States, and it might change to snow in some areas in north Alabama on Sunday. A is in effect for two counties: Jackson and DeKalb.
Winter Storm Watch: S. Middle TN & Northeast ALSunday 6a - Monday 12a1-3" of snowEverywhere else: 1" of snow Wind Advisory: The entire area Tonight 8p - Sunday 8a Snow & wind gusts up to 35mph may cause tree damage & power outages
A winter weather advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service in Birmingham for parts of the north-central Alabama.
For parts of our northern and eastern counties, the Winter Weather Advisory will begin Sunday 6 am to 9 pm Sunday night. Expect snow accumulations up to an inch in the higher terrain. Travel is not advised Sunday evening through Monday morning
The National Weather Service in Huntsville believes an inch or less of snow will be possible in North Alabama, but added that there is still uncertainty about snowfall totals.
A little snowfall might be observed in the northern part of central Alabama.
The weather forecasts to change to snowfall in parts of central Alabama Sunday morning, but it will continue until the afternoon. 1/3 of respondents believe that rain is expected on Saturday afternoon and night, along with a mild wind.
According to the National Weather Service, rain forecasted today, combined with freezing temperatures overnight, could lead to a few bumpy roads in parts of the country.
Snowflakes may be scattered among people, but advisory has been issued for a large part of the country.
If this is not all theres a chance that South Alabama might experience severe weather. Heres a good example of today's severe weather outlook
Today, the areas in dark green have a level 1 out of 5 chance of severe weather, which means that isolated severe storms will be possible.
According to the Storm Prediction Center, areas in dark green have a marginal or Level 1 risk (out of 5) for severe weather today.
Here's a look at Alabama's watches and advisories.
WATCH FOR THE WINTER STORM
* For Jackson and DeKalb counties in northeast Alabama from 6 a.m. Sunday through 12 a.m. Monday. The National Weather Service in Huntsville said heavy mixed precipitation will be possible. A half-inch to 2 inches of snow will be possible in lower elevations (2-4 inches in higher terrain).
The cold glace will be present in the evenings at the end of the week.
On Sunday morning, wind gusts of 30 to 35 degrees will be possible.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
According to the National Weather Service in Birmingham, * A will begin in parts of north-central Alabama at 6 a.m. Sunday.
The counties in the advisory are Marion, Winston, Walker, Blount, Etowah, Cherokee, St. Clair, Calhoun, Cleburne, and Talladega, Clay, and Randolph have higher elevations.
On Sunday morning, the weather service said it may expect up to 1 inch of snowfall, which may require wind gusts of up to 30mph.
* Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Morgan, Marshall, Jackson, DeKalb, and Cullman
Winds of 20-25 mph are possible, especially in higher elevations.
* Blount, Etowah, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Sumter, Greene, Hale, Perry, Bibb, Chilton, Coosa, Tallapoosa, Chambers, Marengo, Dallas, Autauga, Lowndes, Elmore, Montgomery, Macon, Bullock, Lee, Russell, Pike
Winds from 10 to 20mph will last until Sunday, according to the National Weather Service in Birmingham.
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According to the National Weather Service in Mobile, the plan will run from 6 p.m. Saturday to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Winds of 15 to 20 degrees Celsius and gusts up to 35 degrees Celsius will be possible.
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It will start from 9 p.m. Saturday until 6 p.m. Sunday.
According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, high winds of 20 to 30 mph will be possible with gusts up to 40 mph.