Birmingham: Winter Storm Warning

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The National Weather Service in Birmingham has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow… which is in effect from 9 am Wednesday to midnight Wednesday night.

* Event… accumulating snow across portions of central Alabama.

* Timing… from 9 am Wednesday through midnight Wednesday night.

* Location… along and north of a line from Pickens to Shelby to
Randolph counties.

* Accumulations… snow totals of 2 to 6 inches with isolated
higher amounts.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel… keep an extra flashlight…
food… and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.