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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
532 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-281015-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
532 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS OF
SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

AREAS OF FOG WILL IMPACT MOST LOCATIONS EARLY THIS MORNING...WITH
VISIBILITIES GENERALLY IN THE 4 TO 6 MILE RANGE. LOCALLY DENSE FOG
WILL BE POSSIBLE IN RIVER VALLEYS...WHERE THE VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO
AS LOW AS ONE QUARTER OF A MILE. A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT
FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST ALABAMA THROUGH 9 AM CDT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ON FRIDAY NIGHT. HOWEVER AN
APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL LEAD TO A SIGNIFICANT
INCREASE IN THE COVERAGE AND INTENSITY OF STORMS FROM SATURDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY AS IT MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
WILL POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY DURING THE PERIOD FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. GUSTY WINDS...LIGHTNING...AND LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS WITH THIS ACTIVITY. STORMS WILL
BECOME MORE ISOLATED FROM MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IS
NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

70/DD



Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
448 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-271400-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...RUSSELLVILLE...
MOULTON...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...CULLMAN...LYNCHBURG...FAYETTEVILLE...
WINCHESTER
448 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...PATCHY FOG WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...

REGIONAL SATELLITE DATA AND SURFACE OBSERVATIONS SUGGEST THAT PATCHY
FOG WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT MOST LOCATIONS IN THE CENTRAL TENNESSEE
VALLEY THROUGH 9 AM CDT...WITH VISIBILITIES GENERALLY IN THE 4 TO 6
MILE RANGE. HOWEVER...MORE WIDESPREAD AND LOCALLY DENSE FOG HAS
DEVELOPED IN THE TENNESSEE RIVER VALLEY AND VISIBILITIES MAY FALL TO
AROUND ONE HALF OF A MILE IN LOCATIONS SUCH AS MUSCLE SHOALS...
GUNTERSVILLE...AND SCOTTSBORO. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION IF
FOG IS ENCOUNTERED WHILE TRAVELING THIS MORNING.

$$

70/DD



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