Birmingham Expands Winter Weather Advisory


The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for a mix of freezing rain and sleet… which is in
effect until noon CST today.

* Timing… through Noon     Extended until 9 pm for  Jefferson, Lamar, Marion, Walker and Winston counties.
1:50 pm Update: Now includes Talladega, Clay, Randolph Counties.

* Accumulations… up to one-tenth of an inch of snow… sleet and
freezing rain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow… sleet… or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and use caution while driving.