Winter Weather Advisory in Effect from 3am to 6pm Friday, December 8, 2017
Could it be true-- SNOW in Tuscaloosa? The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 3 a.m. until 6 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, December 8, 2017).
The latest forecast from the Weather Service suggests that we could see between a quarter inch and half inch of snow. Eastern portions of Alabama could see even more snow, and accumulation will be possible on elevated or grassy areas within the counties in the advisory area.
Here's the advisory from the Weather Service:
Calhoun-Cleburne-Tuscaloosa-Jefferson-Shelby-St. Clair-Talladega- Clay-Randolph-Sumter-Greene-Hale-Perry-Bibb-Chilton-Coosa- Tallapoosa-Chambers-Marengo-Dallas-Autauga-Elmore- Including the cities of Anniston, Heflin, Tuscaloosa, Birmingham, Hoover, Columbiana, Pelham, Alabaster, Pell City, Moody, Talladega, Sylacauga, Ashland, Roanoke, Livingston, Eutaw, Greensboro, Moundville, Marion, Centreville, Clanton, Rockford, Alexander City, Dadeville, Valley, Lanett, Lafayette, Demopolis, Linden, Selma, Prattville, Wetumpka, and Tallassee 334 AM CST Thu Dec 7 2017 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Snow expected. Total accumulations of a quarter to a half inch are expected, primarily on grassy and elevated surfaces, with locally higher accumulations up to 1 inch possible in the higher elevations of East Alabama. * WHERE...Portions of central, east central and west central Alabama. * WHEN...From 3 AM to 6 PM CST Friday. 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.