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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1129 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017

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1129 PM CST WED JAN 18 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COUNTIES SERVED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM.

.DAY ONE...OUTLOOK THROUGH TONIGHT.

AREAS OF FOG IN SOUTHEASTERN COUNTIES TONIGHT. REDUCED
VISIBILITIES BELOW 1 MILE POSSIBLE AT TIMES.

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

FOR THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT, THERE IS A THREAT FOR ISOLATED
DAMAGING WINDS AND A FEW BRIEF TORNADOES ACROSS ALL OF CENTRAL
ALABAMA. THE THREAT COULD BEGIN IN WEST ALABAMA AS EARLY AS 4 PM
THURSDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH 4 AM FRIDAY IN EAST ALABAMA.

FOR SATURDAY, A MORE POTENT WEATHER SYSTEM MAY BRING A THREAT FOR
LARGE HAIL, DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES TO ALL OF CENTRAL
ALABAMA. AT THIS TIME THE GREATEST CHANCE FOR SEVERE WEATHER
APPEARS TO BE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN HALF OF CENTRAL ALABAMA. THERE
COULD BE MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF STORMS, AND TIMING IS UNCLEAR AT THIS
POINT.

FOR SUNDAY, ANOTHER ROUND OF SEVERE WEATHER IS POSSIBLE WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR LARGE HAIL, DAMAGING WINDS, AND TORNADOES FOR ALL OF
CENTRAL ALABAMA. EXACT TIMING AND SPECIFIC LOCATIONS ARE
UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAY BE
NEEDED THURSDAY AND AGAIN OVER THE WEEKEND DUE TO THE SEVERE
WEATHER THREAT.

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