Winter Storm Expected Sunday

SUMMARY: Wind Advisory for wind gusts from 15-25 MPH.

TIMING: From 9:00 PM Friday until Noon Saturday.

AREAS AFFECTED: This particular Advisory is for North Alabama, Coverage Zone 1 and 3.

POTENTIAL HAZARDS: Wind of this magnitude could knock down trees and power lines resulting in isolated power outages. Outdoor objects, furniture, trash cans, and holiday decorations may be damaged.

ACTIONS ADVISED: Secure all loose objects and prepare for power outages.


NWS GRAPHICS/DETAILS

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1124 AM CST Fri Dec 10 2021

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-110615-
/O.NEW.KHUN.WI.Y.0005.211211T0300Z-211211T1800Z/
Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-DeKalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
Including the cities of Florence, Muscle Shoals, Sheffield,
Tuscumbia, Russellville, Red Bay, Moulton, Town Creek, Athens,
Huntsville, Decatur, Albertville, Boaz, Guntersville, Arab,
Scottsboro, Fort Payne, Rainsville, Cullman, Lynchburg,
Fayetteville, Winchester, Sewanee, Decherd, Estill Springs,
and Cowan
1124 AM CST Fri Dec 10 2021

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
  expected.

* WHERE...Portions of north central, northeast and northwest
  Alabama and southern middle Tennessee.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon CST Saturday.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects,
  including holiday decorations. Tree limbs could be blown down
  and a few power outages may result.

*PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
233 PM CST Fri Jan 14 2022

ALZ009-010-151100-
/O.EXB.KHUN.WS.A.0001.220116T1200Z-220117T0000Z/
Jackson-DeKalb-
Including the cities of Scottsboro, Fort Payne, and Rainsville
233 PM CST Fri Jan 14 2022

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy wet snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 1 to
  3 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Jackson and DeKalb counties.

* WHEN...From Sunday morning through Sunday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible, and
  due to the presence of cold temperatures, hazardous travel
  conditions could persist into Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Locally heavier snowfall amounts may
  occur in snow bands that develop across the region. So, keep
  abreast of the latest forecast information as expected
  snowfall totals are likely to change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.
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