Huntsville: Winter Storm Warning Update


The Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 3 am Thursday.

* Timing and areas affected… all counties in northern Alabama and
southern middle Tennessee through 3 am Thursday. Heavy snowfall is expected
across the entire region before tapering off from west to east after 9 pm.

* Accumulations… snow accumulations ranging from 6 to locally 8
inches south of the Tennessee River… to 4 to 6 inches across far
northern Alabama and southern Tennessee.

* Impacts… widespread hazardous traveling conditions are expected
through early Thursday morning. Visibilities may be reduced at
times to below 1/2 mile in heavier snow bands.

Precautionary/preparedness actions…

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means that severe winter weather conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency.