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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
209 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

ALZ001>007-016-092315-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...RUSSELLVILLE...
MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
209 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SHOWERS EXPECTED TO LINGER INTO THE EARLY
EVENING...

GENERALLY LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT NORTHWESTERN
AND NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA INTO THE EARLY EVENING. SOME SNOW SHOWERS
MAY CONTAIN BRIEF BURSTS OF MODERATE OR PERHAPS HEAVY SNOW.
ACCUMULATIONS FROM ANY ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL WILL LIKELY BE ONE HALF
INCH OR LESS THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING. HOWEVER...MINOR ACCUMULATIONS
MAY OCCUR ON ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES...LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY EVENING.

TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY REMAIN NEAR TO BELOW FREEZING ESPECIALLY
FOR PORTIONS OF LIMESTONE AND MADISON COUNTIES...WHILE SOME BREAKS IN
THE CLOUDS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO RISE ABOVE FREEZING ESPECIALLY
FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN ALABAMA THIS AFTERNOON.

MOTORISTS MAY STILL ENCOUNTER SLOWER TRAVEL DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING COMMUTE...ESPECIALLY IF DRIVING THROUGH LOCATIONS THAT
HAVE EXPERIENCED HEAVIER SNOWFALL TODAY...MAINLY IN NORTHEASTERN
MORGAN COUNTY AND PORTIONS OF MADISON AND LIMESTONE COUNTIES.

$$

KDW




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
152 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

ALZ001>008-016-101230-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-CULLMAN-
152 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND
NORTH CENTRAL ALABAMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH
THE EVENING HOURS. THIS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS TO
THE AREA. LESS THAN ONE HALF AN INCH OF ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BELOW FREEZING AGAIN THIS EVENING INTO THE
20S...CREATING SOME ICY CONDITIONS IN HIGHER ELEVATIONS AND ON ELEVATED
SURFACES. DRIVE CAREFULLY TONIGHT AND ALLOW EXTRA DISTANCE BETWEEN
VEHICLES TO STOP. WINDS CHILL VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO ALSO DROP INTO
THE TEENS AS WELL TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION SATURDAY WITH LOWS
SATURDAY NIGHT FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS WITH WIND CHILLS AROUND
10-12 DEGREES. THE CHANCE FOR RAIN OR SNOW RETURNS ON MONDAY WITH THE
APPROACH OF ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IS
NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME...HOWEVER REPORTS OF SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
ARE APPRECIATED.

$$



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