Tornado watch extended until 4 am in several AL counties


There are now no hurricane warnings in outcome in executive Alabama, though a hurricane watch continues by 4 a.m. for many of a WBRC observation area.

Those counties in a observation area include: Bibb, Chilton, Greene, Hale, Jefferson, Pickens, Shelby and Tuscaloosa counties.

There was a reliable hurricane that tracked across Pickens County, inspiring Aliceville, Gordo, Beaver Town and Reform.

Meteorologist Jill Gilardi is in Pickens County following a storm. Residents have reported some waste and trees down. 

The primary hazard for tornadoes occurred from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and especially for areas west of I-65. The airmass is a many inconstant closer to the Alabama-Mississippi state line.

If we have seen sleet during your residence today, that is a certain thing since that continue will assistance stabilise a atmosphere.

The some-more widespread hazard is for deleterious winds and complicated rainfall. These particular cells are concerning since they are a storms that are some-more expected to furnish a tornado.

The primary line of storms forward of a cold front will lane opposite a state after 9 p.m. and continue after midnight. The serious risk should diminution after tonight.

We’re still looking during some instability hurdles a over easterly we travel. This would diminution a altogether hazard for serious storms after tonight. We can simply expect 2 or more inches of rainfall in places forward of this system.

This complement is not an outbreak, though we could see during slightest a few tornadoes able of doing repairs with west Alabama many disposed to a serious threat.

Stay continue warning this afternoon. Keep in mind WBRC will yield a special newscast during 4 p.m. focusing on a serious continue hazard and tracking a storms. Make certain we have a WBRC First Alert continue app tighten for updated continue information.

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