A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for our listening area through 12 am tomorrow (Saturday, December 9), and the National Weather Service in Birmingham has now upgraded several counties to a Winter Storm Warning.
Conditions continue to worsen across the state as a winter storm impacts Alabama today and into the evening hours. The National Weather Service in Birmingham has now added several new counties into the existing Winter Storm Warning.
The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Winter Storm Warning in effect until 3 p.m. this afternoon; Tuscaloosa and Jefferson counties are now included in this warning as sleet, ice, and freezing rain begin to affect Alabama.
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Tuscaloosa and parts of Alabama, and several schools and businesses have announced closures in advance of the approaching winter storm. Check out the list below.
Tuscaloosa could see over an inch of snow and sleet and up to 1/5 inch of freezing rain and ice as a winter storm makes its way across the state tonight through Wednesday. A Winter Storm Warning is already in effect until midnight Wednesday night.